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Help us continue to fight human rights abuses. Please give now to support our workInternational Funding Largely Depends on Reducing Deforestation, Protecting Rights (São Paulo) – The governors of Brazilian Amazon states should take immediate measures to deliver on their pledges to curb illegal deforestation, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. The …

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MoEF&CC’s new guidelines no deterrent; rather, they send a message to violators to ‘pay their way through’ The latest guidelines from the Union Ministry for Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) to prevent violations of green norms actually seem yet another attempt to weaken the  Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) regime.The National Green Tribunal (NGT) had asked the …

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Friday, August 6, 2021View of Standard Gauge Railway, at Mlolongo from Nairobi National Park, Kenya. Credit: Backrop Ke / Flickr NAIROBI, Jul 29 2021 (IPS) – Kenya is constructing a railway line that connects the coastal port of Mombasa and the interior of the country. It is expected to terminate at Malaba, a town on …

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Kampala, Uganda — Three in four Ugandans say they expect vote counting to be more accurate at their polling station than at the national tally centre in the capital city, according to a nationwide survey released by Afrobarometer on Jan.12 in Kampala.While three quarters (76%) say they think the tallying of elections would be at …

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