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Author: Australian Friends of Palestine Association
"Palestinians appeal to the diamond industry", 30 January 2020...
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Kimberley Process Civil Society Coalition's report raises serious allegation of human rights abuse; incl. co non-response
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Civil society urges governments to broaden the definition of conflict diamonds under the Kimberley Process
Author: Kimberley Process Civil Society Coalition
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Author: UN Human Rights Council (Geneva)
"Relationship between private military and security companies and the extractive industry from a human rights perspective. Report of the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right...
Author: Munyaradzi Goche, Radio VOP (Zimbabwe)
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