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Report | 18-10-2016
Natural Resources Global Governance Seeds Land Grabbing

Synthesis Report on Civil Society experiences regarding use and implementation of the Tenure Guidelines and the challenge of monitoring CFS decisions

A contribution of Civil Society to the Global Thematic Event during the 43rd Session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) and to developing...

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Legal Brief | 17-10-2016
Natural Resources Global Governance Seeds Sentencias Justiciability Extraterritorial Obligations

Monsanto Tribunal: States also accountable

A legal document presented to the Monsanto Tribunal underlines that States are accountable for not complying with their obligation to protect against...

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Report | Right to Food and Nutrition Watch | 13-10-2016
Natural Resources Seeds Monitoring and Accountability GNRtFN

Keeping Seeds in Peoples’ Hands

Launched at FAO Headquarters, the Right to Food and Nutrition Watch 2016 warns seeds and biodiversity are under threat as a result of the increasing...

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Report | 24-06-2016
Natural Resources Global Governance Water Land Grabbing Peasants' Rights Indigenous Peoples Gender

People’s manual to guide the struggles

Launched this week, the People’s manual on the Guidelines on Governance of Land, Fisheries and Forests will serve as a reference for affected...

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Report | 10-06-2016
Natural Resources Nutrition Extraterritorial Obligations Land Grabbing Monitoring and Accountability Sweden Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso and Sweden under review at UN CESCR Committee

Investments by Swedish National Pension Funds in projects involved in human rights abuses and violations were under the spotlight along with the...

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Report | 06-06-2016
Mining Nutrition Land Grabbing Climate Change Peasants' Rights Indigenous Peoples Gender Monitoring and Accountability Honduras

Alternative report to the State report of Honduras for review by CESCR

This report is submitted by civil society as the alternative report to the second report of the State of Honduras for review by the Committee on...

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Open Letter | 25-05-2016
Monitoring and Accountability Costa Rica Chile Peru Paraguay Colombia Bolivia Argentina Brazil Ecuador Honduras El Salvador Nicaragua Mexico

A billion people need fully functioning IACHR

Human rights organizations from all over the world express deep concern over the severe financial crisis the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights...

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Statement | 13-05-2016
Global Governance Monitoring and Accountability Brazil

Brazil’s political turmoil may risk people’s rights

Civil society organizations and social movements fear that the current political process will worsen the historical violation of peoples’ rights and...

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Report | 28-04-2016
Nutrition Gender Income and Social Security GNRtFN India

A life without dignity – the price of your cup of tea

In sharp contrast to the images of tranquil, lush, green tea gardens, with which consumers are presented, tea plantation workers are paid poverty...

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