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23 March 2017
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23 March 2017

Lawsuits against DynCorp over damage to land & health allegedly caused by chemical spraying in Colombia to continue to jury trial in USA

Author: International Rights Advocates

"Please Support IRA in Bringing DynCorp to Justice", 21 Mar 2017...

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23 March 2017
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23 March 2017

Paraguay: Govt. will meet monthly with Ayoreo leaders for a year to discuss the return of their land illegaly occupied by companies

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22 March 2017
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Author: Diana Manzo, Itsmo Press (México)

 “Articulación de pueblos en defensa de la tierra y territorio presentaron amparo ante megaproyectos en el Istmo de Tehuantepec”, 18 de Marzo de 2017...

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22 March 2017

Canada: Supreme Court hears indigenous nations' challenge of permits to develop major Peel Watershed for oil, gas & mining

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21 March 2017

Guatemala: Communities present report of attacks against human rights defenders opposing hydroelectric projects before Inter-American Commission

Author: Acompañamiento de Austria (ADA); Asamblea Departamental de Pueblos de Huehuetenango (ADH); Asociación de Abogados Mayas de Guatemala; Asociación Indígena Ch`Orti` Nuevo Día; Interamerican Association for Environmental Defense (AIDA); Business and Human Rights Resource Center; Consejo del Pueblo Maya (CPO) Consejo Mam; Guatemala Human Rights Commission, USA (GHRC); Guatemala Solidarity Network; Microregión de Ixquisis, San Mateo Ixtatán; The Swedish Fellowship of Reconciliation (SweFOR); PAYXAIL YAJAW KONOB (Gobierno Ancestral Plurinacional) AKATEKA, CHUJ, POPTI’, Q’ANJOB’AL; International Platform Against Impunity; Protection International; Proyecto Acompañamiento Quebec Guatemala Montréal, Canadá; Resistencia Río Dolores y la Unidad de Protección a Defensoras y Defensores de Derechos Humanos (UDEFEGUA)

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21 March 2017
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Author: Karina Palma, Radio U.De Chile (publicado por Observatorio de Conflictos Mineros de América Latina)

"Comunidades acusan irregularidades en fallo a favor de Pascua Lama", 17 de marzo 2017...

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21 March 2017
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Author: Resumen Latinoamericano

"Contulmo: Presentan recurso de protección en favor de opositores a proyecto hidroeléctrico "Hidrowatt Gustavito"en el Valle de Elicura", 11 de marzo 2017...

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21 March 2017
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Author: Carlos Negret Mosquera, Defensor del Pueblo (publicado por Organización nacional indigena de Colombia)

"Alerta temprana sobre situación de Derechos Humanos de comunidades afectadas por Hidroituango", 15 de marzo 2017...

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