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26 April 2017
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25 April 2017
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El 8 de abril de 2017, organizaciones denunciaron la golpiza y la posterior muerte de un defensor de derechos humanos que se oponía a las altas tarifas eléctricas de la CFE en Oaxaca. El activista, también, se oponía a la minería en la región. Además,...

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25 April 2017

Mexico: Killing of human rights defender against the “high energy tariffs” of CFE & mining in Oaxaca

On 8 April, human rights defender José Alberto Toledo Villalobos died after being badly beaten. He worked against mining in the region and opposed to the high energy tariffs of CFE....

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20 April 2017

"The next frontier: the concept of corporate human rights defenders”, Dutch Min. for Foreign Trade & Development

Author: Lilianne Ploumen, Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation

"Speech minister Ploumen on international business and human rights", 19 April 2017...

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20 April 2017
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Author: G1 Maranhão (Brazil)

“Polícia investiga o assassinato de líder quilombola no Maranhão-Raimundo Silva, 57 anos, liderava o quilombo Charco em São Vicente Férrer”, 13 de abril de 2017...

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19 April 2017
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19 April 2017
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19 April 2017

Brazil: On Day of the Indian Guarani leader protests for indigenous peoples rights & against persecution and violence perpetrated by agribusiness

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19 April 2017

Vietnam: Farmers demand compensation & detain police officers after violent clash over land seizure said to benefit military-run telecom firm Viettel

Author: Joshua Lipes, Radio Free Asia

"Vietnam Farmers Hold Policemen Amid Standoff Over Land Dispute", 17 April 2017...

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18 April 2017

Bahrain: Human rights campaigners urge Formula One Group and sponsors to cancel Grand Prix over government crackdown on opposition

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