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Author: Sergio Vieira, Senado Federal (Brazil)
"Estado é omisso quanto aos direitos dos índios, denuncia ex-presidente da Funai", 26 de junho de 2017O país precisa de uma política de Estado voltada para os direitos humanos e o desenvolvimento econômico das populações indígenas, parando de tratar a...
Kenya: Joint session between Base Titanium & host community reveals some displaced locals yet to be compensated
Author: Hakijamii (Kenya)
"Joint Meeting between Base Titanium Mining Project Liaison Committee and Mining Host Communities on Compensation and Agreed Resettlement Action Plan"...
Tanzania: ‘Exploitative’ mining tax incentives favour multinationals, denying locals the 'benefit' from natural resources
Author: Allan Olingo, The EastAfrican (Kenya)
"‘Exploitative’ mining tax incentives return to bite Tanzania’s revenue"...
USA: Federal Judicial Center publishes guide for judges of intl. human rights cases in federal courts
Author: David Nersessian, Babson College, in Federal Judicial Center International Litigation Guide
"International Human Rights Litigation: A Guide for Judges", Dec 2016...
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Google, Microsoft & Trip Advisor fund Refugee.Info product, providing accurate information to refugees crossing Europe
“Google And Trip Advisor Partner With International Rescue Committee To Help Refugees”, 17 May 2017...
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Malawi has submitted its first Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative report was submitted to the Multi-Stakeholder Group. The report relates to the period from 1 July 2014 to 30 June 2015, and covers oil, mining and forestry sectors.
Myanmar: Villagers protest against environmentally harmful rock quarry; lack of consultations raised
Author: Mon News Agency
"Mon State villagers fed up with detrimental rock quarries", 16 June 2017...
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