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[vc_row][vc_column width='1/6'][/vc_column][vc_column width='4/6']   The second edition of the Comprehensive Security Course for environmental defenders in Mexico City, held on August 4 and 5, concluded successfully. This course is part of the “Protecting People, Protecting Nature” (P3N) initiative. The event, organized by ProDESC in collaboration with ELAW,...

[vc_row][vc_column width='1/6'][/vc_column][vc_column width='4/6']   The most recent generation of community defenders from the School of Transnational Justice (EJT in Spanish) celebrated their graduation ceremony on July 1 in Mexico City. Thirty-three defenders from 13 states of the Mexican Republic and six Latin American countries gathered here, namely:...

[vc_row][vc_column width='1/6'][/vc_column][vc_column width='4/6'] From August 21-25 of August 2023, representatives of 8 civil society organizations specialized in human and environmental rights carried out an observatory mission in the province of Jujuy, Argentina. The objective of the mission was to witness first hand any possible violations of...

[vc_row][vc_column width='1/6'][/vc_column][vc_column width='4/6'] PRESS RELEASE - Statkraft advances hydroelectric projects that violate the right to free, prior, and informed consent, territory, cultural identity and to defend human rights by indigenous communities. - The company contravenes its duty to respect human rights and to apply due diligence in its...

[vc_row][vc_column width='1/3']   [/vc_column][vc_column width='2/3'] National Action Plans on Business and Human Rigths: A Comparative Analysis of Corporate Accountability   The report provides an analysis of the design and implementation in six countries that have published at least one National Action Plan. It also gathers, through a thorough document search...

- Federal and local authorities have systematically refused to recognize Xoco's original people’s rights. - Mítikah is the most recent example of how real estate speculation excludes local inhabitants, makes living costs unbearable deteriorates traditional ways of life. - The original people of Xoco initiate a...