PRESS RELEASE – Record number of states attend start of UN negotiations for a treaty on transnational corporations and Human Rights

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    16 October 2018, Geneva: The Ground-breaking process aiming to bring transnational corporations to account for their human rights violations is increasingly catching the attention of UN member states delegates, civil society and peoples’ representatives worldwide. Members of parliaments●●●

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UN Human Rights Council passes a resolution adopting the peasant rights declaration in Geneva

International Peasant's Movement

  (Geneva, September 28, 2018) Seventeen years of long and arduous negotiations later, peasants and other people working in rural areas are only a step away from having a UN Declaration that could defend and protect their rights to land, ●●●

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With a new maneuver at the UNHRC, the EU aims at protecting TNCs and not human rights of affected peoples

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Global Campaign to Reclaim Peoples Sovereignty, Dismantle Corporate Power and Stop Impunity UNHRC 39th Session Geneva, 19th September 2018 Statement Re: EU JST on OEIGWG’s procedures.     With a new maneuver at the UNHRC, the EU aims at protecting●●●

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ADMINISTRATIVE COURT SENTENCES MINING COMPANY JINDAL AND THE GOVERNMENT OF TETE PROVINCE FOR VIOLATION OF COMMUNITY RIGHTS

Justiça Ambiental

Justiça Ambiental submitted a case to the Administrative Court of the Province of Tete (ACPT) in February 2016. The proceedings concerned the behavior of the Government and mining company JINDAL, which results in a breach of the fundamental rights and●●●

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More than one hundred organizations reject the unjust payment of USD $31 million to Canadian mining company Bear Creek

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Groups call for the annulment of sentence against Aymara spokesperson in the Peruvian Supreme Court   More than one hundred organizations call for the annulment of sentence against Aymara spokesperson in the Peruvian Supreme Court and reject the unjust payment●●●

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Chevron/Texaco in Ecuador: Trade Arbitration Tribunal rules in favour of Corporate Crimes 

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    Statement 12 September 2018  The Global Campaign to Reclaim Peoples Sovereignty, Dismantle Corporate Power and Stop Impunity, a network of over 200 social movements, networks, organizations and affected communities resisting the land grabs, extractive mining, exploitative wages and●●●

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Open Letter to the Member States of the United Nations

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  17 August, 2018   Re: Publication of the “Zero Draft” text for the negotiation of a Legally Binding Instrument to Regulate, in International Human Rights Law, the activities of Transnational Corporations (TNCs) and other Business Enterprises. (1)   We●●●

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