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13 February 2018
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Basados en el trabajo pastoral de instituciones católicas y de organizaciones no gubernamentales que acompañan diversos procesos comunitarios en los departamentos que configuran la Orinoquía Colombiana (Arauca, Casanare, Guaviare, Meta, Vaupés y...

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13 February 2018
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Author: Isabel Harari, Instituto Socioambiental-ISA (Brazil)

"Ribeirinhos atingidos por Belo Monte exigem retomar seu território-O Conselho Ribeirinho do Xingu apresentou ao governo e à Norte Energia, em Brasília, sua proposta de retorno para as margens do rio, de onde foram expulsos pela construção da...

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13 February 2018

Colombia: NGO report examines land grabbing due to industrial projects in Orinoquia region

This report examines the grabbing of land and territories by political, economic and armed groups in the Colombian Orinoquia region and how agro-industrial, energy, mining, forestry and infrastructure projects have negatively affected local...

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12 February 2018
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Author: Prensa Libre (Guatemala)

“Comunidad de Salcajá se opone a que se instale una empresa de asfalto”, 4 de febrero de 2018...

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12 February 2018

Mapping recent developments in transparency of extractive industries

Author: Zorka Milin

"Mapping Recent Developments in Transparency of Extractive Industries," 2 May 2016...

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12 February 2018

Papua New Guinea: UN human rights chief urges measures to hold companies accountable for the human rights impacts of their activities

Author: Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

PORT MORESBY/GENEVA (9 February 2018) – UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein...called on the Government of Papua New Guinea to take firm measures to combat corruption, build good governance and strengthen the rule of law,...

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12 February 2018

Power Africa's guide on community engagement for power projects in Kenya

Power Africa has launched a guide for developers of electricity generation and transmission infrastructure. It outlines best practices for the kind of inclusive and effective engagement needed to create positive outcomes for both companies and...

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9 February 2018

Ecuador: Int'l call for accountability following attack on defender who opposes oil & mining concessions

Author: Women's Earth & Climate Action Network International (USA)

"International Organizations Call For Accountability Following Attack On Amazonian Land Defender Patricia Gualinga", 08 Feb 2018...

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8 February 2018

Ecuador: Constitutional referendum is approved; incl. banning metallic mining

Although the media has focused on the political implications of questions referring to prohibition of re-election and combat to corruption, questions 5 and 7 are relevant to address conflicts on mining and oil concessions granted by the previous...

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6 February 2018
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Author: Inredh

“Acción de protección: un camino para reparar a las familias desalojadas de Tundayme” - 31 de enero de 2018...

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