Beatings & violence
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Author: Matthew Parson, HRW
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Author: Gabriela Quijano, Amnesty International & Elodie Aba, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, Business and Human Rights Journal
"Reclaiming the forgotten pillar and the law as an agent of change," 7 November 2017...
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Author: Amarl Jackson, in Atlanta Black Star (USA)
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Q’eqchi people lawsuit in Canada & Guatemala over alleged rape & violence against Hudbay could change corporate impunity, says journalist
Author: Grahame Russell, Upside Down World (USA)
“Is Justice Possible in Canada or Guatemala for Hudbay Minerals/CGN Mining Repression?”, 31 Oct 2017...
- Related companies: Compañía Guatemalteca de Níquel (CGN) (part of Solway Group) Hudbay Minerals
AML former subsidiary company taken to London court on behalf of 41 people from Sierra Leone over alleged company involvement in "deadly police crackdown" against workers in 2012
Author: Rebecca Ratcliffe, The Guardian (UK)
"Mining company accused over deadly police crackdown in Sierra Leone", 25 Oct 2017...
UK High Court to hear claim over Glencore’s liability for alleged killings & injuries of protestors at Tintaya mine
UK High Court hears evidence in lawsuit against African Minerals over alleged complicity in killings & eviction of villagers in Sierra Leone
Author: Rebecca Ratcliffe, Guardian (UK)
" Mining company accused over deadly police crackdown in Sierra Leone ", 26 Oct 2017...
Author: Just Associates
"Nuevo informe de JASS destaca la participación de empresas transnacionales en el trabajo de las defensoras de los derechos humanos en Mesoamérica", August 2017...
- Related in-depth areas: Últimas noticias sobre defensoras/es