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REPORT: On Dangerous Ground from GLOBAL WITNESS

“The environment is emerging as a new battleground for human
rights. As demand for products like timber, minerals and palm oil
continues, governments, companies and criminal gangs are exploiting… 26 more words

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The Case of Evangeline Silva

Evangeline Silva is a 43 years old professional human rights activist. She is a farmer, who became a political activist during her school days. She is currently the elected national president of the farmworker organization “Pesante” and worked before for the local government as Barangay councilor, assigned to environment and land use from 2007 to 2013. 413 more words

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Brimob and how the Yerisiam Gua people’s sago groves were cleared: PUSAKA

By Zely Ariane for Yayasan Pusaka

English Translation by AwasMIFEE

11 May 2016

Sima village, Nabire – During a discussion on Monday 9th May community representatives were asked if they agreed with PT Nabire Baru’s statement that police mobile brigade (Brimob) were stationed on the company’s premises because the community had requested their presence. 1,005 more words

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CRS RELEASES STUDY ON LOCAL SOLUTIONS TO LAND CONFLICT IN MINDANAO

Last February 10, during the Learning Conference in Davao, CRS/Philippines released the study on Local Solutions to Land Conflict in Mindanao.

The paper on LOCAL SOLUTIONS TO LAND CONFLICT IN MINDANAO… 162 more words

Land accountability: Unavoidable task

Same story, yet another victim over land dispute in Lekki Lagos. This time it is a very popular man Mr Tajudeen Disu, the Managing Director of Lekki Worldwide Investment Company. 499 more words

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Deadly Nicaragua Land Conflict Displaces Hundreds

Photos by Esteban Felix

Nicaragua’s normally sleepy northern Caribbean coast in recent weeks has erupted in deadly clashes between Miskito Indians and settlers from the country’s west. 1,768 more words

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