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Author: Kwasi Gyamfi Asiedu, Thomson Reuters Foundation
‘Ghanaian activists sue government to save forest from mine’ 8 July 2020...
USA: Court rules Dakota Access Pipeline must be emptied, citing need for environmental impact analysis
Author: Laurel Wamsley, NPR
"Court Rules Dakota Access Pipeline Must Be Emptied For Now," 6 Jul 2020...
- Related stories: Energy Transfer lawsuit (re Dakota Access Pipeline, USA)
- Related in-depth areas: Latest Legal News USA: Human rights concerns regarding Dakota Access Pipeline
- Related companies: Energy Transfer Partners
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...
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- ...
Guatemala: New research paper examines allegations against Pan American Silver that led to legal action from Xinka people
Author: Eleanor Katz, Independent sustainable development expert
“No Le Importa”: Examining Human Rights Abuse Allegations Against Pan American Silver Pertaining to Free, Prior, and Informed Consent in Guatemala, 20 May 2020...