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21 February 2018
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21 February 2018

Brazil: NGOs allege that Morro do Ouro gold mine violated land, environmental & cultural rights, including right to FPIC; it includes comments from Kinross & Export Dev. Canada

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20 February 2018

Oil host communities allege unfair compensation by oil companies

Author: Maria Wamala, New Vision (Uganda)

"Oil and gas hosting community threatens to sue govt"...

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20 February 2018

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Author: Total

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20 February 2018

Uganda: Communities displaced for oil-related infrastructure allege unfair compensation by oil companies; Total responds

Local communities in oil-rich Buliisa district that hosts the oil and gas processing facility has threatened to sue multinational companies over alleged unfair compensation. In its response, Total has said that its resettlement complies with...

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13 February 2018
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Basados en el trabajo pastoral de instituciones católicas y de organizaciones no gubernamentales que acompañan diversos procesos comunitarios en los departamentos que configuran la Orinoquía Colombiana (Arauca, Casanare, Guaviare, Meta, Vaupés y...

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13 February 2018
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Author: Isabel Harari, Instituto Socioambiental-ISA (Brazil)

"Ribeirinhos atingidos por Belo Monte exigem retomar seu território-O Conselho Ribeirinho do Xingu apresentou ao governo e à Norte Energia, em Brasília, sua proposta de retorno para as margens do rio, de onde foram expulsos pela construção da...

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13 February 2018

Colombia: NGO report examines land grabbing due to industrial projects in Orinoquia region

This report examines the grabbing of land and territories by political, economic and armed groups in the Colombian Orinoquia region and how agro-industrial, energy, mining, forestry and infrastructure projects have negatively affected local...

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13 February 2018

Uganda: 36 farmers displaced for Bidco project compensated after World Bank mediation

Author: Muthoki Mumo, Daily Nation (Kenya)

"36 Uganda farmers paid in Bidco project dispute"...

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12 February 2018
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Author: Oswaldo Braga de Souza, Instituto Socioambiental/ISA (Brazil)

"Em vitória histórica de quilombolas, STF declara constitucional decreto de titulações-Por 10 votos a 1, tribunal chancela Decreto 4.887. Decisão é derrota para governo Temer e ruralistas", 8 e 9 de fevereiro de 2018Os quilombolas de todo o Brasil...

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