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15 July 2020

Nigeria: Okomu Oil Palm Plantation company accused of human rights violations

Author: Chief Ajele, Farm Land Grab

‘Another terror attack on local communities by Okomu Oil Palm Plantation Plc’ 16 June 2020...

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15 July 2020

Response to article concerning Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc

Author: Okomu Oil Palm Company

Okomu Oil Palm Company's response

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13 July 2020
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Luego que la Corte Constitucional fallara en 2017 una sentencia a favor de las comunidades wayuu contra Cerrejón (parte de Anglo American, BHP y Glencore), por haber desviado el cauce del Arroyo Bruno para expandir su área de explotación de carbón en...

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7 July 2020

Sierra Leone: Communities cry foul over unlimited powers of chiefs to enter into land agreements without their consent

Author: Victoria Schneider, Mongabay Series

‘They took it over by force’: Corruption and palm oil in Sierra Leone’ 30 June 2020...

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7 July 2020

Uganda: Police arrest and charge seven lawyers investigating circumstances of alleged forceful eviction of locals by multinationals

Anti-riot police rounded up and arrested seven lawyers who were investigating circumstances surrounding the alleged forceful eviction of over 35,000 people locals by Agilis Partners, Great Season and Kiryandongo Sugar Limited. They were later charged...

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30 June 2020
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Author: CERLAS y Plataforma Contra el Arco Minero del Orinoco.

“Boletín Minerales de Conflicto de CERLAS y la Plataforma contra el AMO: Sur del Orinoco, soberanía perdida” -27 de junio de 2020- ...

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25 June 2020
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24 June 2020

Guinea: CBG, a Rio Tinto-Alcoa joint venture failed to meet the IFC Performance Standards in resettling local communities, says new report - with company's comment

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23 June 2020

Threats to communities affected by development banks-funded projects exacerbated by COVID-19 outbreak

Author: Alexandre Andrade Sampaio, International Accountability Project

'The Responsibility of Development Banks: Assist Communities Affected by Bank Projects First', June 6, 2020...

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22 June 2020

Uganda: Govt. officials order Kiryandongo Sugar to stop evicting communities from disputed land allocated to the company

Author: Witness Radio (Uganda)

" Lands Minister Orders Kiryandongo Sugar Limited to Stop Evicting Communities"...

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