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25 March 2017

Kenya Civil Society Platform on Oil & Gas calls for access to information on mining contracts to ensure resource-rich communities benefit

Author: Macharia Kamau, Standard Digital (Kenya)

“Make deals with mining firms public, Kenyan Government told”...

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21 March 2017
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Author: Jamil Chade, Estadão/Conectas (Brazil)

“Brasil é denunciado à ONU após TST vetar 'lista suja' do trabalho escravo”, 21 de marco de 2017...

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21 March 2017

Brazil: Authorities investigate meat companies accused of selling tainted meat, including to schools, within corruption scheme; it includes companies comments

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20 March 2017

Social and environmental impacts of mega coal power projects in Egypt

The Egyptian government appears to have taken steps to attract investments in coal-fuelled power plants, with some reports pointing to potential USD 10 billion foreign investments in projects that would generate around 6,000 MW. Despite the magnitude...

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20 March 2017
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19 March 2017

Egypt: Tractebel, Marubeni, General Electric and others reportedly involved in mega coal power plants

Author: Mohamed Farag (Daily News, Egypt)

Electricity Ministry contracts with Tractebel to assess offers for $10bn coal-fueled power plant, 25 January 2017...

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19 March 2017
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En relación a la compra de tierras con engaños y que como resultado se ha perdido la capacidad productiva de las comunidades, es importante aclarar varios aspectos relevantes sobre el actuar de Renace: a) el 88% de las obras de los Proyectos son obras...

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19 March 2017
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14 March 2017
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Suite à la décision des autorités camerounaises de fermer internet dans les régions anglophones du pays, Access Now et des ONG locales ont saisi d'une lettre les entreprises de télécommunications pour leur demander de rétablir l'accès à internet. Nous...

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14 March 2017

Kenya: Local sues Kurawa Industries for forceful eviction without adequate compensation

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