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31 March 2020

Front Line Defenders' guide on physical, emotional & digital protection for defenders during COVID-19

Author: Front Line Defenders

"Physical, emotional and digital protection while using home as office in times of COVID-19", 27 Mar 2020...

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27 March 2020

Mozambique: Islamist attacks near gas projects pose increasing security threat; including comments from Total and ExxonMobil

Author: Reuters & US News

"Mozambique Army, Islamist Insurgents Battle in Town Close to Gas Projects - Police", 23 March 2020....

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25 March 2020

Former head of Front Line Defenders Mary Lawlor named new UN special rapporteur for human rights defenders

Author: Front Line Defenders

"Front Line Defenders Welcomes the Appointment of Mary Lawlor as UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders", 12 Mar 2020...

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18 March 2020
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Como reacción a la crisis global de COVID-19, el gobierno de Honduras ha decretado toques de queda en tres ciudades del país.  El Sistema Nacional de Gestión de Riesgo esta encargado de la implementación de las medidas que incluye la militarización de...

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12 February 2020

Peru: New declaration of state of emergency in area of operation of Chinese mining company Las Bambas

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10 February 2020
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Author: AFP et TVA Nouvelles

« Réouverture de la mine d'or canadienne fermée après une attaque », 6 février 2020....

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5 February 2020

Front Line Defenders' global analysis finds 40% of defenders killed in 2019 were working on land, environmental & indigenous rights

Front Line Defenders’s (FLD) 2019 Global Analysis highlights the main trends facing human rights defenders at a global level, drawing on FLD's data coming from their protection grants programme. The report found that there were 304 killings of HRDs,...

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3 February 2020

Front Line Defenders Global Analysis 2019

Global Analysis 2019 details the physical assaults, defamation campaigns, digital security threats, judicial harassment, and gendered attacks faced by HRDs and women human rights defenders (WHRDs) around the world. …HRDs are at the forefront of social...

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31 January 2020

OHCHR call for submission of role of private military on immigration and protection of migrant rights (deadline 17 March 2020)

Author: UN Human Rights

"Call for submissions: The role of private military and security companies in immigration and border management and the impact on the protection of the rights of all migrants", 2020...

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30 January 2020
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Ex-presidente da Vale e mais outros 15 funcionários, inclusive da TÜV Süd, são denunciadas por homicídio doloso e crimes ambientais pelo rompimento da barragem de Brumadinho. Para saber mais sobre o caso em português, clique aqui.

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