February 9, 2010
Plans to mine bauxite and expand a refinery in Orissa, eastern India, have thrown the lives of local communities into...
February 2, 2010
Undermining Rights: Forced evictions and police brutality around the Porgera gold mine, Papua New Guinea
On April 27, 2009, police forcibly evicted villagers living alongside the Porgera gold mine in Papua New Guinea. Families were forced to flee from their homes as police burned down their houses.
January 21, 2010
Mexico is a dangerous place for human rights defenders. They face threats, harassment and intimidation, spurious criminal...