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16 September 2017

Cambodia: Indigenous people rejects compensation from govt. for lands taken for dam development

Author: Sen David, Khmer Times

"Locals told to leave dam before PM's visit", 15 September 2017...

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14 September 2017

Malawi: 250 households sue Global Metals & Mining for lack of compensation for displacement to pave way for mining

Author: George Singini, The Nation (Malawi)

"Kanyika mine in court"...

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13 September 2017

Uganda: Oxfam urges fair compensation for locals who will be displaced for oil-pipeline construction

Author: Fred Ojambo, Bloomberg

"Oxfam Urges Fair Compensation for Ugandan Oil-Pipeline Land"...

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12 September 2017
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El nuevo informe de Amnistía Internacional describe el desarrollo de la Ley 840 e identifica los impactos negativos del proyecto del canal y los riesgos que este implica para las comunidades rurales (incluyendo el desplazamiento y la afectación a más...

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12 September 2017

Nicaragua: Communities opposing canal face persecution for defending livelihoods & land, says new Amnesty International report

This report by Amnesty International analyses potential impacts of the Great Interoceanic Canal project in Nicaragua, including threats to livelihoods and risk of forced displacement of thousands of families. These impacts, according to local groups,...

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11 September 2017
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Author: Lado B (México)

“Resistencias: La resistencia histórica de cerro de oro”, 3 de Septiembre de 2017...

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5 September 2017

Kenya: Community questions fresh coal mining plans due to environmental concerns & uncertainty about compensation

Author: Lydia Ngoolo, The Star (Kenya)

"Coal mining plan could be revived under Ngilu, resistance expected"...

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30 August 2017
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Author: Mark Schieritz, Die Zeit

Das Bahrain Institute for Rights and Democracy (BIRD) wirft dem Konzern vor, dass bei Kämpfen im Osten Saudi-Arabiens mit Fahrzeugen, die mit Komponenten von Mercedes-Benz ausgestattet sind, Menschenrechtsverletzungen begangen worden seien... Bei...

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29 August 2017
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Author: Entwicklungspolitik Online

Menschenrechtler aus Europa helfen den von der brasilianischen Regierung im Stich gelassenen indigenen Guarani-Kaiowá im Bundesstaat Mato Grosso do Sul bei der Verteidigung ihres Landes gegen übermächtige Agrarunternehmen. Die Gesellschaft für...

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28 August 2017

Tanzania: Local communities to be impacted by large scale projects should be consulted prior to implementation

Author: John Namkwahe, The Citizen (Tanzania)

"How infrastructure projects impact the host communities"...

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