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20 March 2020

Mexico: At least 83 land and environmental defenders killed between 2012 and 2019 and hundreds threatened, beaten and criminalised

Author: The Guardian (UK)

“Mexico's deadly toll of environment and land defenders catalogued in report”, 20th March 2020...

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19 March 2020

Kenya: Lawsuit by locals against Lake Turkana Wind Power over land allocation & community participation slowing down project

Author: Duncan Gumba & Guyo Turi, Insitute for Security Studies (So. Africa)

"Kenya’s ambitious wind turbines battle community land crosswinds "...

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10 March 2020
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Author: European Centre for Constitutional Human Rights (ECCHR)

“Espacio de la sociedad civil en proyectos de energía renovable: Un estudio de caso de la comunidad de Unión Hidalgo en México”, diciembre 2019...

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10 March 2020

Mexico: Report alleges the violation of the rights of indigenous community in Unión Hidalgo, Oaxaca following the establishment of EDF wind farm

Author: European Centre for Constitutional Human Rights (ECCHR)

"Civil society space in renewable energy projects A case study of the Unión Hidalgo community in Mexico", December 2019...

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27 February 2020
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Author: Ibrahima junior Dia, Financial Afrik (Mauritanie)

"Sénégal : le Président Macky Sall inaugure la centrale éolienne de Taïba Ndiaye", 25 février 2020...

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16 February 2020
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Author: ATL Innovación

"La ANLA aprueba licencia ambiental a proyecto de energía eólica en La Guajira" - 14 de febrero de 2020 ...

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11 February 2020

Netherlands: Report finds that wind turbine manufacturers are not meeting due diligence obligations under OECD Guidelines; incl. company responses

In November 2019, ActionAid and SOMO (Centre for Research on Multinational Corporations) released the report Human Rights in Wind Turbine Supply Chains Update 2019, which analyses responsible business policies and practices of seven wind turbine...

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31 January 2020

France: Analysis on first legal cases filed under enforcement mechanism set out in Duty of Vigilance law

With the first cases filed under the French Duty of Vigilance law having reached French courts, Stéphane Brabant and Elsa Savourey from the law firm Herbert Smith Freehills sum up the latest developments, trends, and challenges related to the law's...

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21 January 2020
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Author: El Espectador (Colombia)

“El costo del viento en La Guajira”- 18 de enero de 2020...

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21 January 2020
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Am 16. Januar 2020 reichte die Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker (GfbV) beim Schweizer Kontaktpunkt für die OECD-Leitsätze für multinationale Unternehmen eine Beschwerde gegen das Energieunternehmen BKW ein. BKW ist an einem umstrittenen Windpark in...

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