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10 February 2020

Inclusive Development International releases Community Guide to help communities protect rights threatened by AIIB projects

Author: Inclusive Development International

“New Tools Help Communities Affected by AIIB Projects Defend Their Rights and the Environment”, 7 February 2020...

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18 December 2019

Pacific: Human Rights at Sea case studies on alleged human rights abuses in the fishing industry

Case studies by Human Rights at Sea narrate the occurrence of alleged human rights abuses in the Pacific fishing industry.

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10 December 2019

CIVICUS Monitor shows twice as many people live in repressed countries compared to last year & calls on companies to uphold freedoms

Author: CIVICUS

"People power under attack", 4 Dec 2019...

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10 December 2019

Global Expression report shows three of every four people are experiencing deterioration in freedom of expression

Author: Article 19 & V-Dem

"Global Expression Report", 02 Dec 2019...

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6 December 2019

French Polynesia: Strike against Intercontinental hotels underway over dismissal of four employees for alleged rape

Author: Radio New Zealand

"Strike underway in French Polynesia at 4 luxury hotels", 29 November 2019...

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22 November 2019

Thailand: Recommendations to protect defenders from strategic lawsuits against public participation

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19 November 2019

French Polynesia: Sustainability pledge by Australian-owned company amid concerns about renewed phosphate mining

Author: Walter Zweifel, Radio New Zealand

"Phosphate mining on French Polynesia's Makatea step closer", 14 November 2019...

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27 October 2019

Commentary: Asia's unions should strengthen organising initiatives among informal workers

Author: Michele Ford, Open Democracy

"Informal workers: an untapped asset for Asia's unions," 22 October 2019...

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4 October 2019

Papua New Guinea: Reports of violence at Barrick-operated Porgera mine

Recent media reports cite incidents of injuries and killings at the Porgera gold mine. Mine operator, Barrick Niugini Limited (BNL), said the injuries were sustained by intruders after falling from extremely steep inclines of the mine. BNL said that it...

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18 September 2019

Commentary: Pan Pacific Deep-sea mining moratorium urged; amidst fears collapsed Nautilus Minerals’ licences may be resurrected by other operators

Author: Ben Doherty, The Guardian

"Collapse of PNG deep-sea mining venture sparks calls for moratorium", 15 September 2019...

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