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So. Africa: Kuyasa Mining & KiPower withdraw opposition to legal challenge by environmental groups concerned about climate change impacts of proposed coal plant
Author: Mining Review Africa (South Africa)
"Proposed coal plant developer withdraws opposition to legal challenge", 5 Oct 2017...
Author: El Tiempo
“Capturan a gerente del basurero de Barrancabermeja por daño ambiental” 13 de octubre de 2017...
- Related in-depth areas: Últimas noticias legales
Mexico: Over 50 NGOs warn of risks of mining close to nuclear plant in Veracruz & demand that companies relinquish rights to concessions
Author: More than 50 NGOs & La Vida, in Mining Watch (Canada)
“Mexican organizations demand that Canadian corporations stop mining activities near nuclear power plant”, 10 Oct 17...
Nigeria: Rights groups sue bio safety agency & ministers over permit to Monsanto for GMO cotton; raise health & environmental concerns
Author: Chinedum Uwaegbulam, The Guardian (Nigeria)
"Groups sue biosafety agency, ministers over permit to Monsanto for GMO cotton", 18 Sept 2017...
- Related companies: Monsanto
USA: 76 companies ask Supreme Court clarity on whether law banning sex discrimination at work protects LGBT employees
Author: Daniel Wiessner, Reuters
"Microsoft, Apple among companies urging U.S. Supreme Court to weigh gay workers' rights", 11 Oct 2017...