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24 February 2020

Nigeria: Archbishop condemns land-grabbing & its knock-on effects of poverty, pollution, violence & deforestation

Author: devotednews.com

"Land grabbing causing poverty in Africa, Archbishop Kaigama warns", 18 February 2020...

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23 February 2020

Fiji: Australian-based company Amex Resources allegedly operates black sand mining without community approval

Author: Prianka Srinivasan, ABC

"Fiji's black sand mining project draws international scrutiny", 14 January 2020...

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23 February 2020
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Author: Revista Semana

“Empresas que ganan millones vendiendo pesticidas peligrosos al mundo” – 21 de febrero de 2020...

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20 February 2020

Kenya: Companies allegedly discharge toxic effluent into Lake Victoria; includes companies' comments

An investigative report by the Daily Nation alleges that companies have been discharging toxic effluent into Lake Victoria, compromising local communities health. The report includes a joint study with the University of Nairobi's toxicology department...

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20 February 2020

Kiwasco & Kibos Sugar allegedly discharging toxic effluent into Lake Victoria compromising locals' health & right to food; companies' comment

Author: Paul Wafula, Daily Nation (Kenya)

"Shame of Kisumu water company destroying Lake Victoria"...

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19 February 2020

Latin America: Trade unions and civil society call on governments of banana producing countries not to incentivise the use of chemical fertilisers

Author: Trade unions, environmentalists, health rights organizations, academics, and human rights (see list in document)

“Open letter to the governments of banana producing countries in Latin America and to the European Unión”, February 2020...

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17 February 2020
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Author: HSB Noticias

“Colombina en Cauca, una de las 10 empresas con mejores prácticas sostenibles en el mundo” – 16 de febrero de 2020...

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15 February 2020

Fiji: Australian miner defends proposed sand extraction project as petition to stop issue of licence raises local support

Author: Fonua Talei, Fiji Sun

"Sand Mining Plan At Sigatoka Rive Row Erupts", 12 February 2020...

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10 February 2020

South Africa: The Alternative Mining Indaba (AMI) highlights the dark side of the mining sector

Author: Martha Marcuson, Global Witness

"A tale of two indabas: Cape Town's parallel mining conferences and "the new scramble for Africa"", 6 February 2020  ...

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10 February 2020

Uganda: Govt. agency closes Mega Standard Supermarket's bakery for second time in two weeks over poor hygiene

Author: Andrew Bagala, Daily Monitor (Uganda)

"Mega supermarket bakery closed over poor hygiene"...

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