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Corporate Legal Accountability Annual Briefing - Corporate impunity is common & remedy for victims is rare
Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
This year’s Annual Briefing highlights the rising impunity of companies’ involvement in human rights abuse...Unscrupulous companies are increasingly targeting activists, using the justice system to hold them accountable, with repression and lawsuits. ...
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Author: Lucie Robequain, Les Echos (France)
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Brazil: Greepeance says Congress wants to reduce environmentally and indigenous protected areas in favour of industry & agribusiness
Author: Leon Kaye, Triple Pundit (USA)
“Brazil Backpedals on Stringent Forest Protections”...
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Firms reaffirming commitments to climate action criticised over controversial environmental policies
Author: Emily Atkin, New Republic
"The corporations defying Trump on climate change are not your heroes", 3 Apr 2017...
UNICEF report: Protecting children, including from economic exploitation, when climate change forces them to flee
No Place To Call Home, shines a light for the first time on the impact on children’s rights when children are forced to flee from home because of climate change.Around the world, record numbers of children are on the move – 1 in 45 children have been...
Author: Silvia Calciolari, Não Fracking Brasil (Brazil)
“Mobilização global pede o fim da era fóssil- Mais de 130 eventos já foram registrados nos seis continentes, reunindo milhares de pessoas com um mesmo objetivo: parar a indústria dos combustíveis fósseis” Entre 05 e 13 de maio, a campanha global que...