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13 December 2017
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Author: Red de Justicia Ambiental Colombia

“4 documentales cortos para entender el desastre de la mega minería en Colombia”...

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11 December 2017

Kenya: Uncertainty over resettlement plans & revenue sharing delaying coal production

Author: Boniface Mwaniki, Daily Nation (Kenya)

"Coal mining in Kitui yet to start 5 years after deal was signed"...

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11 December 2017
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Author: Inter Press Service

“El cambio climático amenaza ya al agro mexicano”, 11 de diciembre de 2017...

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11 December 2017

World’s first human rights investigation into corporate responsibility for climate change intensifies

Author: Greenpeace

The world’s first ever national inquiry into the responsibility of the fossil fuel industry for the human rights impacts resulting from climate change hits and important milestone in the Philippines on 11 December - one day after Human Rights Day (10...

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6 December 2017
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5 December 2017

Brazil: Suape Port Complex is investigated for militia training, forced eviction & damage to homes

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1 December 2017

NGO report highlights disproportionate impact of land intensive industries on women's rights

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29 November 2017

Ethiopia: Human rights group calls for scrapping of large-scale land deals for agribusiness to protect local communities; calls it a 'failed development paradigm'

Author: Rina Chandran & Tom Gardner, in Reuters

"Calls to end Africa's 'horrific' land deals after Indian firm's fallout"...

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28 November 2017

India: Civil society groups urge govt. to protect farmers, fishers, traders at forthcoming WTO Ministerial Meeting

Author: Business Line, Hindu (India)

“WTO meet: Civil society urges govt to protect farmers, fishers, traders”. 24 November 2017...

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27 November 2017

Commentary: Access to remedy should also address impacts of non-violative corporate acts

Author: David Birchall, Business and Human Rights Journal

"Access to Remedy and Corporate Human Rights Impacts", 27 Nov 2017...

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