The Marange diamonds

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  By: Amandla! correspondent From: Amandla! Issue No.48  OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2016   The first session of the Southern Africa Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal on Transnational Corporations took place in September in Swaziland. Activists presented cases to a panel. Amandla! 47 contained a●●●

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PRESS RELEASE: Conclusions of the Global Campaign on the UNHRC 2nd Session of OEIGWG

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PRESS RELEASE Conclusions of the Global Campaign on the UNHRC 2nd Session of the “Open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights” (OEIGWG) concluding on 28th October 2016   Geneva, 28 October●●●


OUR CONCRETE PROPOSALS: THE 6 POINTS to be included in the UN Binding Treaty on Human Rights and Transnational corporations (TNCs)

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“Building a UN Treaty on TNCs: A way forward to stop Corporate Impunity”. Proposals to the OEIGWG from the Global Campaign to Reclaim Peoples Sovereignty, Dismantle Corporate Power and Stop Impunity. October 2016 In June 2014, the Human Rights Council●●●

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Territorial Peace and Land Grabbing in Colombia

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  Concepts of peace in dispute 30 September 2016 Article The end of Colombia’s armed conflict will not mean real peace if the neoliberal status quo persists. The peoples of Colombia have real solutions to the country’s environmental and social●●●

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Unión de Afectados y Afectadas por las Operaciones de Texaco (UDAPT) / Amazon Watch

    Quito, September 4th, 2015. After eight months of waiting, the Supreme Court of Canada ratified the second instance ruling of the Ontario Court of Appeal, which recognises that the Canadian court does have the jurisdiction to allow the●●●

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  The Global Campaign to Dismantle Corporate Power and End Impunity is organizing different activities inside and outside the United Nations Human Rights Council, where, in addition to the advocacy work within the UNHRC – like the 8 proposals officialy submitted●●●

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Pacific Rim/Oceana Gold taken to trial in Geneva for violations of human rights in El Salvador


by P. Cabezas Members of the National Roundtable against Mining in El Salvador, La Mesa, announced the presentation of the Pacific Rim-OceanaGold case in this week’s Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal held in Geneva, Switzerland. The tribunal, organized as part of theInternational Week of●●●

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