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16 July 2019

World Bank: Draft World Development Report on global value chains available online for public comment

Author: Pinelope Goldberg, World Bank

"How important are Global Value Chains for development?", July 1, 2019 ...

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4 July 2019

Uncalculated Risks: Business role in projects related to attacks on defenders

Author: Defenders in Development Campaign

The new Uncalculated Risks report emphasises that Development Finance Institutions - DFIs - have an obligation to respect human rights and to ensure that their investments are not putting defenders at risk. It makes the point that DFIs should utilize...

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21 June 2019

13 journalists covering private sector environmental abuse killed over the past 10 years

Author: The Guardian (UK)

“What happens to environment journalists is chilling: they get killed for their work”, 18th June 2019...

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24 May 2019

Latin America: China continues to invest in infrastructure projects which allegedly negatively impact the environment and indigenous communities

Author: Latin America Reports

“Where China is most heavily investing in Latin America”, 15th May 2019...

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10 May 2019
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Author: Latin American Post

“Agricultura sostenible: así será la producción de la Orinoquía”, 9 de mayo de 2019...

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10 May 2019

Colombia: The BioCarbono Fund is launched with the aim of promoting sustainable agriculture in the Colombian Orinoquia

Author: Latin American Post

“Sustainable agriculture: this is how Orinoquia's production will be”, 9th May 2019...

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3 May 2019

Over 50 organizations urge World Bank to prioritise human rights & environmental impacts in "climate-smart" mining

Over 50 organizations from around the world urged the World Bank to prioritize recycling, efficiency, circular economy, public transit, and other non-mining solutions in its "Climate-Smart" agenda. Citing multiple environmental and human rights impacts...

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24 April 2019
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Author: Le Monde

"Agriculture en RDC : un collectif d’associations appelle à soutenir les familles plutôt que les industriels", 17 avril 2019...

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22 April 2019

Guatemala: Intl. groups call on Kappes, Cassiday & Associates to refrain from intimidating community & Constitutional Court in La Puya mining case

Author: Earthworks

“International groups denounce US mining company’s multi-million dollar claim against Guatemala and express solidarity with communities peacefully defending land and life at ‘La Puya’”, 10 of April 2019...

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16 April 2019

Guatemala: Indigenous communities displaced by the construction of Chixoy hydroelectric dam demand reparations

Author: Al Jazeera

“Displaced indigenous Guatemala war survivors demand reparations”, 3rd April 2019...

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