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8 November 2017

Swedish energy firm Vattenfall conducts “first” analysis of human rights risks of sourcing from Colombia

Author: Vattenfall

“New report on human rights risks in Colombia” – 07 November 2017...

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Article
6 November 2017
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Author: El Espectador

“Corte Constitucional tumba delimitación de páramo de Santurbán”...

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Report
30 October 2017

E. Africa: Human Rights Impact Assessment highlights importance of country-specific due diligence to protect human rights of coffee sector workers

Author: Institute for Human Rights & Business

"Human Rights Impact Assessment: A report about the East African coffee sector in: Kenya, Uganda, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Ethiopia and Burundi"...

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Article
26 October 2017
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Author: Mesa Social Minero energética y Ambiental por la Paz - MSMEyA

“Las Consultas populares son una conquista democrática” – 25 de octubre...

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Company response
24 October 2017

Response by PJSC Myronivsky Hliboproduct

Author: PJSC Myronivsky Hliboproduct

...[T]he preliminary intentions of the SE «Peremoga Nova», the structural subdivision of the MHP group, were first presented to the inhabitants of the villages of Ratsevo and Vitovo on December 20, 2015, for the study of public opinion. At public...

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Story
24 October 2017

Ukraine: NGO report says communities oppose expansion of poultry facilities owned by Myronivsky Hliboproduct over health & environmental concerns; company responds

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Article
24 October 2017

Ukrainian civil society resists efforts to be co-opted by big agro

Author: CEE Bankwatch Network

The controversial Ukrainian agribusiness giant Myronivsky Hliboproduct (MHP) tries to handle community relations by putting publicity spin on the outcomes of a long overdue discussion with civil society...At issue has been the preliminary...

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Article
18 October 2017

Colombia: Tensions over land and natural resources may threaten peace, according to NGOs analysing challenges of increased foreign investment

Author: Dialogo Chino

“Social opposition to extractive industries hits all-time high in Colombia” – 12 October 2017...

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Article
17 October 2017

Australia: Adani mega coal mine proposals under scrutiny amid climate change concerns

Author: Jacqueline Williams, New York Times

"Australia Debates: Does a Warming Planet Really Need More Coal?", 14 October 2017...

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16 October 2017
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Author: El Tiempo

“Capturan a gerente del basurero de Barrancabermeja por daño ambiental” 13 de octubre de 2017...

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