Access to water
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Author: Lusaka Times (Zambia)
"7 mining companies causing pollution on the Copperbelt identified", 23 June 2017...
So. Africa: Coalition of NGOs launch High Court proceedings to stop the commencement of coal mining by Indian owned company; say mining will adversely affect downstream water users
Author: Magan Van Wyngaardt, Mining Weekly (South Africa)
"Civil society takes Atha-Africa to court", 22 June 2017...
Author: Robin Broad & John Cavanagh, Ethics & International Affairs
“Historic wins for democracy and rights in El Salvador ethics and intenational affairs”, 19 Jun 17...
- Related companies: OceanaGold
Ecuadorian people affected by Chevron’s oil pollution continue to seek justice in other countries after US Supreme Court decision
"Washing Hands of US Supreme Court, Ecuador's Amazon Chevron Victims Seek Justice Abroad", 22 Jun 2017...
- Related stories: Texaco/Chevron lawsuits (re Ecuador) US Supreme Court declines to review judgment obtained by Chevron against lawyer of community seeking enforcement of Ecuadorian $9 billion oil pollution decision
- Related in-depth areas: Latest Legal News
- Related companies: Chevron Texaco (part of Chevron)
Author: Deutsche Welle
In a joint publication [...] NGOs Germanwatch and Misereor have highlighted numerous examples of human rights abuses by German companies operating abroad... A third of the abuse allegations are concerning businesses in the energy and raw materials...
US Supreme Court declines to review judgment obtained by Chevron against lawyer of community seeking enforcement of Ecuadorian $9 billion oil pollution decision