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HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE ENVIRONMENT / WEBINAR SERIES PRESENTATIONS AND RECORDINGS

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on April 20, 2018 at 18:00 — No Comments

How Mongolian herders reached a historic agreement to address grievances with Oyu Tolgoi Gold and Copper Mine: An Interview with Nandia Batsaikhan

Interview by Jasmin Blessing and Sarah Daitch

Nandinchimeg (”Nandia”) Batsaikhan is a Mongolian-based facilitator and mediator who has worked on Compliance Advisory Ombudsman (CAO) cases in Mongolia…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on April 10, 2018 at 16:30 — 1 Comment

CONSULTANT (M/F) FOR NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT IN OUR AFRICA DEPARTMENT

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2018-04-30
Project status:
In-house
Country: Germany
Duty station:
Hamburg
Job code:
AFR-DEU18GFA0138

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GFA Consulting…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on April 5, 2018 at 20:00 — No Comments

Webinar: Her Land Her Story | Strengthening Women’s Land Rights

Date: April 20, 2018, 9:30-11:00am EDT/2:30-4:00pm GMT

Location: Webinar

The Land Portal Foundation, the Cadasta Foundation, the Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment, and the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Thematic Network on Good Governance of Extractive and Land Resources will co-host an interactive webinar to highlight the critical links between securing women’s land rights and promoting sustainable development. The webinar…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on March 22, 2018 at 19:27 — No Comments

UN expert calls for global recognition of the right to safe and healthy environment

GENEVA (5 March 2018) – It is high time that the international community recognized the human right to a healthy environment, the UN Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment, John H. Knox, said on Monday.    

Knox presented a report at the Human Rights Council in Geneva setting out framework principles for States to ensure the enjoyment of a safe, clean, healthy and sustainable environment* within the context of…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on March 5, 2018 at 23:30 — No Comments

Entrevista con Diego Armando Ramírez y Nadya Aranguren: El rol del Gobierno de Colombia en la prevención y facilitación de conflictos derivados del sector extractivo

Por Jasmin Blessing y Sarah Daitch

Nadya Aranguren es asesora temática en prevención de conflictos y diálogo de la oficina del PNUD en Colombia. Desde 2014 está vinculada al…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on February 26, 2018 at 17:30 — No Comments

Interview with Diego Armando Ramírez and Nadya Aranguren: The role of the Colombian government in preventing or enabling conflict in the extractive sector

Interview by Jasmin Blessing and Sarah Daitch

Nadya Aranguren is thematic advisor in dialogue and conflict prevention in the…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on February 22, 2018 at 21:30 — No Comments

Environmental Monitoring, Part II: Can participatory environmental monitoring committees empower citizens to shape decision-making?

 

Two NBSAP Forum & GOXI  webinars - Environmental Monitoring, Part II: Can participatory environmental monitoring committees empower citizens to…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on February 16, 2018 at 16:34 — No Comments

Monitoreo ambiental, parte II: ¿Pueden los comités de monitoreo ambiental participativo empoderar a los ciudadanos para dar forma a la toma de decisiones?

Los dos webinar organizados por el Foro NBSAPGOXI, sobre el monitoreo ambiental parte II: ¿Pueden los comités de monitoreo ambiental participativo…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on February 16, 2018 at 15:30 — No Comments

This March: UN Environment launches online course on environmental security and sustaining peace

 By Jasmin Blessing and Sarah Daitch



UN Environment has teamed up with the Environmental Law Institute, the Earth Institute at Columbia University, Duke University, and the University of California at Irvine and…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on February 15, 2018 at 22:30 — 1 Comment

Interview with Bolormaa Purevjav: How is Participatory Environmental Monitoring Organized in Mongolia?

Interview by Jasmin Blessing and Sarah Daitch

 

Bolormaa Purevjav is Chair for the Stakeholder’s Engagement for Sustainable Development (SESD) in…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on January 24, 2018 at 20:30 — No Comments

Interview with Sara Juarez Sales

 What happened - describe the dam failure, and its impacts on people, the environment? 

In November 2015, the Fundão iron ore mine tailings dam failed in Brazil. After the damn break, 39 million meters of iron ore tailings spilled into the Doce river, and from…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on November 15, 2017 at 20:24 — No Comments

Visit of United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment to Mongolia

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment, John H. Knox, undertook his first official visit to Mongolia from 19 to 27 September 2017. The purpose of his mission was to assess how the country is promoting human rights in the context of environmental protection. …

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on October 18, 2017 at 1:30 — 1 Comment

Call for papers: Mining in comparative perspective: trends, transformations and theories

The Conflict Research Group of Ghent University is pleased to announce an international mining conference on 13-14 December in Ghent, Belgium. The aim of this two-day conference is to take stock of a selective number of trends and developments in current research on the political, economic and socio-cultural aspects of mining in the Global South, bringing together…

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on August 7, 2017 at 23:24 — 1 Comment

OXFAM Webinar: Learning from Extractive Industry Negotiations with Indigenous Peoples

OXFAM, Conservation International, and Rainforest Foundation invite you to attend a panel discussion with Ciaran O’Faircheallaigh.

The webinar is titled: Let’s Make a Deal? Learning from Extractive Industry Negotiations with Indigenous Peoples. The webinar will take place at Oxfam America on Tuesday, July 18, from 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm. (Oxfam America Office, …

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Added by Jasmin Blessing on July 18, 2017 at 18:58 — No Comments

BANKING ON CLIMATE CHANGE Fossil Fuel Finance Report Card 2017

Available here.

 

Added by Jasmin Blessing on July 10, 2017 at 23:33 — No Comments

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