Access to water
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Author: Jacqueline Williams, New York Times
"Australia Debates: Does a Warming Planet Really Need More Coal?", 14 October 2017...
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...
So. Africa: NGO files court papers opposing phosphate mine's usage of West Coast groundwater citing harm to the environment
Author: Melanie Gosling, Ground Up (South Africa)
"South Africa: Urgent Court Action to Stop Mine Using West Coast Groundwater", 13 Oct 2017...
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UK Court dismisses Vedanta Resources appeal & allows claim of villagers over water pollution in Zambia to proceed
Coca-Cola Co releases 1st stand-alone Human Rights Report, aligned with UN Guiding Principles Reporting Framework
Author: Coca-Cola Company
"The Coca-Cola Company's Human Rights Report 2016-2017"...
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"UNGA72 | Corporate responsibility to respect human rights requires supporting human rights defenders, say UN experts"
Author: Michael Ineichen, International Service for Human Rights
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Liberia: 30 people hospitalized after exposure to chemical spill from MNG-Gold reservoir in Bong County
Author: MMDOC (Nigeria)
"Liberia: 30 Hospitalized From Gold Mine Chemical Leakage", 5 Oct 2017...