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UNITED NATIONS: Third Committee approves the UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants and Other People Working in Rural Areas

La Via Campesina

    PRESS RELEASE | LA VIA CAMPESINA   19 November. Monday, [NEW YORK]   The Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) of the UN General Assembly voted in favour of the UN Declaration on the rights of peasants and●●●

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Statement from ATTAC – Argentina: “We denounce the ideological persecution and the attempt to intimidate us”

ATTAC - Argentina

     

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TIME’S UP FOR CORPORATE PLUNDER OF OUR NATURAL RESOURCES 

Global Campaign

    Local communities from around the world, and particularly, the global south are saying enough is enough to the corporate plunder of our natural resources.    Extractivism – the  over-exploitation of natural resources through mining, intensive agriculture, large-scale fishing, logging●●●

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European multipliers training on ISDS and corporate accountability

Seattle to Brussels Network

  European multipliers training on ISDS and corporate accountability   In early 2019, a large alliance of civil society organisations will start a European campaign to shift the position of the European Union on corporate rights and people’s rights.  ●●●

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The shrinking space for solidarity with migrants and refugees

Transnational Institute (TNI)

  How the European Union and Member States target and criminalize defenders of the rights of people on the move   Europe’s “refugee crisis” triggered a wave of solidarity actions by both civil society organisations and ordinary citizens. Their efforts●●●

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ANALYSIS: Game-changing ConCourt judgment empowers communities – experts

News 24

  The Constitutional Court had not even adjourned when the benches spontaneously erupted into song and dance; the sense of relief and victory was palpable as the Lesetlheng community celebrated their win.   The morning of Thursday, October 24, 2018●●●

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Declaration of the Global Campaign for the closing of the 4th session of the open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights

Global Campaign

  Room XX – Palais des Nations – Geneva – 18 October 2018   Mr. President,   The Global Campaign to reclaim peoples’ sovereignty, dismantle corporate power and stop impunity (Global Campaign), an international network of more than 250 members●●●

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