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23 February 2018
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Author: Jean-Claude Icart, Comité Haïti Mines, Le Devoir (Canada)

« Racisme, Haïti et exploitation minière », 12 fevrier 2018...

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13 February 2018

Uganda: 36 farmers displaced for Bidco project compensated after World Bank mediation

Author: Muthoki Mumo, Daily Nation (Kenya)

"36 Uganda farmers paid in Bidco project dispute"...

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12 February 2018

The record of intl. financial institutions on business & human rights

Author: Jessica Evans

"The Record of International Financial Institutions on Business and Human Rights," 2 May 2016...

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7 February 2018
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5 January 2018

Kenya: Sengwer indigenous community say eviction to pave way for water project will compromise their livelihood

Author: Joseph Muraya, Capital News(Nairobi)

"Forest is our ancestral land, Sengwer community say resisting eviction"...

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18 December 2017

India: World Bank pledges to address impoverishment and coercion concerns before approving mega-city project in Amaravati

Author: Bank Information Center (USA)

"World Bank pledges to address impoverishment and coercion concerns before approving controversial mega-city project in India", 14 December 2017...

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15 December 2017
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Author: Ludovic Dupin, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« One planet summit : les cinq engagements qui font (vraiment) entrer l’accord de paris dans l’économie réelle », 14 décembre 2017...

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14 December 2017
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Por primera vez, desde 1996, Venezuela aceptó la visita de uno de los procedimientos especiales del Consejo de Derechos Humanos de la ONU. Tras su visita primero a Ecuador y luego a Venezuela, el experto sobre la promoción de un orden internacional...

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12 December 2017

World Bank to end financial support for oil & gas extraction

Author: Larry Elliott, The Guardian (UK)

The World Bank will end its financial support for oil and gas extraction within the next two years in response to the growing threat posed by climate change. In a statement that delighted campaigners opposed to fossil fuels, the Bank used a conference...

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29 November 2017

India: Guwahati rally during UN Forum highlights human rights abuses in Assam tea supply chains

Author: Anirudha Nagar & Jayshree Satpute, Open Democracy

"From Geneva to Guwahati: demanding fair wages for Assam's tea workers", 27 Nov 2017...

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