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ESCR-Net sent a second letter to the government of Cambodia to urge further measures to respect rights of families affected by forced evictions from the Boeung Kak Lake area

MAB launches documentry to denounce the violation of women's rights during the construction of dams in Brazil

ICAR's new project, in partnership with Oxfam America and Global Witness, was released under the expert leadership of Professor Olivier De Shutter

Women human rights defenders and their supporters in Cambodia freed, following a letter sent by ESCR-Net and advocacy by other organizations

New report by several NGOs says that the IFC is failing to perform due diligence and to identify or effectively manage risk in many of its investments in third-party lenders 

Housing & Land Rights Network and Habitat International Coalition publish a new report featuring civil society perspectives

Letter sent to the President of Guatemala calls for a fair trial for the social leaders detained in Huehuetenango

MST, MAB and other organizations criticize HSBC due its participation in several scandals of corruption and money  laundering

Foum-Asia, FIDH and OMCT call the Government of Thailand to investigate the murder of Mr. Chai Bunthonglek in Suranthhani Province

Report from MiningWatch Canada and the United Steelworkers concludes that Canadian diplomats in Mexico were complicit in Toronto-based Excellon Resources Inc.’s efforts to avoid redressing a violated land use contract