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Speaking Truth to Power: Attacks on the Press put Earth Rights Activists at Risk
, May 24, 2017
Earth rights defenders in Honduras work in one of the most dangerous contexts in the world, and journalists are no exception. This January, reporter Igor . . .
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On Dams, Will the World Bank’s President be Willing to Walk his Talk?
by Guest, May 12, 2017
The World Bank’s president, Jim Yong Kim, declared almost a year ago that the World Bank will “do hydro but in a way that everyone . . .
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There is no Planet B
, April 19, 2017
“Scientists may depict the problems that will affect the environment based on available evidence, but their solution is not the responsibility of scientists but of . . .
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Let the Salween Flow Freely
, Guest, March 24, 2017
A group of Karen Indigenous communities campaigned to halt the construction of the Hatgyi dam in Ei Thu Tha village and celebrated the International Day . . .
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International Day of Action for Rivers in Sambor, Cambodia
, March 17, 2017
In Koh Tanoad, Sambor District, Cambodia, EarthRights International, together with youth groups, other NGOs and university students, gathered on the bank of the Mekong River . . .
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From the Amazon to the Mekong, We Are All Connected
Juliana Bravo Valencia
, March 14, 2017
International Day of Action for Rivers Reminds Us All To Protect Our Rivers. Rivers are critical shared resources that belong not to one nation, but . . .
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Thai Investors Can’t Violate Human Rights In Myanmar
, March 09, 2017
“We demanded for the ITD to solve all problems incurred from this SEZ, disclose information to the community, undertake meaningful public participation and ensure that . . .
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North, East, South, West: Palm Oil Kills Around the Globe
, March 03, 2017
Palm oil can be found in everything from lipstick to cookies*, ice cream and detergent. In fact, about half of the packaged products at your . . .
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Strengthening Human Rights and Environmental Protections in Myanmar
by Guest, March 01, 2017
" How do these new Investment Rules protect Indigenous People in Myanmar? How can we be sure that investors will respect the principle of Free, . . .
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A Community Maps its Resources
, February 07, 2017
“We now realize and understand the value of our resources which we were never aware of before.” -Thet Ye Winn, member of Kalubar Village Development . . .
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