We call States to participate actively in upcoming negotiations of the international treaty to ensure protection of human rights from the activities of transnational corporations and other business enterprises

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  SIGN THE STATEMENT HERE   We welcome the two successful sessions (2015 and 2016) of the United Nations open-ended intergovernmental working group (OEIGWG) on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights exploring the nature, scope,●●●

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CALL TO ACTION! 2017 will be a decisive year for the Binding Treaty on Transnational Corporations and Human rights!

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    Call to Action 2017 WILL BE A DECISIVE YEAR FOR THE BINDING TREATY ON TRANSNATIONAL CORPORATIONS AND HUMAN RIGHTS!   In October 2017, in Geneva, the Intergovernmental Working Group mandated to develop a binding UN Treaty on Transnational●●●

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OceanaGold, “the gold mining company of choice”? Not in El Salvador or the Philippines

International Allies Against Mining in El Salvador

    (Ottawa/Washington, D.C./Melbourne) Reviewing OceanaGold reports issued in the lead up to its June 23 annual general shareholders meeting in Toronto, it is difficult to tell that the company was at the centre of international controversy over two of●●●

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Historic Wins for Democracy and Rights in El Salvador

Ethics and Intenational Affairs

  Robin Broad and John Cavanagh | June 19, 2017     Recently there have been two giant wins for democracy, human rights, and the environment in an unlikely spot: the small, embattled nation of El Salvador.   The most●●●

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El Salvador – When The Seeds Of Resistance Bloom

The Democracy Center

      On 29th March 2017 legislators in El Salvador approved a blanket ban on all metal mining activities in the country – the first country in the world to do so. The historic vote came just six months●●●

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Permanent Peoples Tribunal (PPT) on the Violations with Impunity of the Human Rights of Migrant and Refugee Peoples

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      Permanent Peoples Tribunal (PPT) on the Violations with Impunity of the Human Rights of Migrant and Refugee Peoples      Save the Date: Launch PPT in Barcelona on July 7-8, 2017   REGISTER HERE  SIGN-ON    With this●●●

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Friends of the Earth International demands UN Human Rights Council to put pressure on Israel and to condemn human rights violations on the 50th year of Israeli occupation of Palestine

Radio Mundo Real

   MP3 (4.2 MB) On June 5th, 1967, Israeli military forces attacked Egypt, Syria, Iraq and Jordan armies, in what was the beginning of the “Six-Day War” which resulted in the Israeli seizure of East Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza●●●

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