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Cast your ballot for the Pinocchio Awards

The Pinocchio Awards goes to multinational companies that leave a gap between speeches on sustainable development and actual practices on the ground.
from Friends of the Earth on Oct 21, 2014.
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Campaigners ask for probe into Laos dam company

Malaysia's Human Rights Commission has been asked to investigate a company said to be involved in construction of a controversial hydroelectric dam in Laos.
from Malay Mail on Oct 22, 2014.

BHP Billiton to face grilling from coal-impacted communities

The board of controversial mining company BHP Billiton will face angry community representatives on Thursday as they describe the impact of coal mining around the world.
from World Development Movement on Oct 22, 2014.

Mali plans to build university in Timbuktu

Timbuktu may be the setting for a $80 million university in the Sahara
from The Guatdian on Oct 22, 2014.

WHO hopes for ebola vaccine by January

Thousands of experimental ebola vaccine doses could be available for testing in West Africa by January if they are deemed safe, says a World Health Organization official.
from allAfrica on Oct 22, 2014.
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Kenyan leader cites Cameron's human rights attack

Soon after UK minister Chris Grayling published plans to scrap the Human Rights Act, a Kenyan leader used them to defend himself against charges of crimes against humanity.
from Politics.co.uk on Oct 22, 2014.

'My son is MSF’s 1,000th ebola survivor'

The story of Kollie James, the 1,000th person to survive ebola in MSF's treatment centres in west Africa.
from MSF on Oct 22, 2014.
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Battle over oil, coal and forests in India's northeast

India's north-eastern states face a peculiar challenge: communities want recognition of their ownership over coal, forests and oil, the three "nationalised" resources.
from 22 October on Oct 22, 2014.
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