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28 May 2020

Commentary: Kenya & Ethiopia should ensure Gibe III hydro-electric power dam construction does not make Lake Turkana extinct, endangering livelihoods

Author: Edward Mungai, Business Daily (Kenya)

"Lake Turkana: A lifeline in danger of running dry"...

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28 May 2020

Uganda: Leaders from gold-rich area urge govt. to ban mercury use in mining due to negative impact on health

Author: Edward Ssekika, Oil in Uganda

"Karamoja leaders ask Government to ban mercury use in gold mining"...

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27 May 2020
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…Ante la alarmante situación de 46 territorios indígenas que presentan más de 1.101 casos de contagios de Covid-19, en 23 municipios de los departamentos de Beni, Santa Cruz, Tarija, Cochabamba y Chuquisaca, varias organizaciones indígenas, entre ellas...

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27 May 2020
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Author: Observatorio de Ecología Política de Venezuela

"Anzoátegui: Reportan derrames de petróleo en carretera Anaco-Cantaura" - 21 de mayo de 2020...

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26 May 2020
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Author: Mongabay Latam

“Ecuador: la lucha para proteger a las orquídeas de la minería” – 26 de mayo de 2020-...

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25 May 2020

USA: Indigenous women file OECD Specific Instance against Credit Suisse for rights violations regarding pipeline financing; Credit Suisse responds

On January 30, 2020, Divest Invest Protect, Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN) International, and Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy (IPLP) Program at the University of Arizona filed an OECD Guidelines complaint with the US National...

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25 May 2020
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Author: Radio Universidad de Chile

“El desastre de Antofagasta Minerals” – 19 de mayo de 2020...

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25 May 2020
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Author: EDUCA Oaxaca (México)

"Ruptura en represas de Michigan amenaza con inundar una planta química", 22 de mayo de 2020...

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20 May 2020

Nigeria: Mining host communities demand swift prosecution and justice from illegal miners arrested

The arrest of 27 illegal miners in the state has led to mining host communities demanding swift justice and compensation from the illegal miners. Those apprehended include 17 Chinese nationals and 10 locals, including a local traditional ruler (Baale)....

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20 May 2020

Zambia: Court rules in favour of communities forcibly displaced from their land 7 years later

Author: Juliana Nnoko-Mewanu, Mail & Guardian (South Africa)

‘After seven years, displaced Zambian villagers might get land’ 19 May 2020...

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