Schema-Root.org logo

 

  cross-referenced news and research resources about

 community rights activists

Schema-Root.org logo
images:  google   yahoo YouTube
spacer

updated Sat. May 27, 2017

-
They all also took an oath to not leave the banks of the river until their community rights are ensured. Sanavarbi Mansuri, symbol of ... Dev Ram Bhai, a senior activist of NBA who had fasted many a times in the past for the cause, reminded the crowd ...
Participated by 236 activists, experts, grassroots workers and bureaucrats, the meeting at Kotagiri, Nilgiri Hills, Tamil Nadu, saw Rahul Basu of the Goa Foundation state that society and the government "must not forget that they are just trustees of ...
... for similar cases across the continent. "I know that the case also gives hope to other indigenous peoples," said Daniel Kobei, executive director of Ogiek Peoples' Development Program (OPDP), an NGO which advocates for the community's rights, in an ...
Thai environmental activists are calling for the military government to withdraw orders that currently place severe curbs on protests against industrial and development programs.
This rally was initially only supposed to take place in Washington, D.C., but later the organizer's attempts began to spread on facebook.
Hartoyo, an LGBT rights activist, flew to Banda Aceh from Jakarta a day before the scheduled caning to try and offer psychological and health assistance to the couple.
Several residents testified at the hearing that Arena had bargained away the community's rights by signing the agreement prior to gathering community feedback on the plan.
The capital's favourite protest venue - Jantar Mantar - turned blue on Sunday as thousands of Dalits led by the Bhim army, an organisation fighting for the community's rights, staged a demonstration against the recent violence in Saharanpur in Uttar ...
SHAH ALAM: The family of the late politician and land rights activist Bill Kayong was presented with an award that was newly created in his name, to honour his contributions to his native Sarawak.
The charismatic executive, who has been chief Sustainability officer since 2004, has been been overseeing APP's adoption of sustainable forestry practices after many years of battling activist groups over the company's checkered environmental and human ...
Regarding the potential passage of the Lincoln measure, Kai Huschke, CELDF Northwest Organizer, stated, "Communities across Oregon and the country are mobilizing to secure their democratic and environmental rights.
Organizers for the Gwangju Prize for human rights said the parents of Jatupat "Pai Dao Din" Boonpattararaksa will receive the award on his behalf Thursday at a ceremony in Gwangju city.
A Sri Lankan court barred activists from holding a commemoration near a monument to Tamils killed in the fighting, but other memorials were carried out unhindered in many parts of the country's north and east.
A Thai law student arrested for sharing a critical article about his country's new king that was posted on facebook is this year's winner of South Korea's most prestigious human rights award.
Yet this, too, has seen a slew of cases that have raised much concern among environmental and other activists. Sumitchai Huttasan, director of the Centre for Protection & Revival of Local community rights (CPCR), said the orders have done more harm ...
Organizers for the Gwangju Prize for human rights said the parents of Jatupat "Pai Dao Din" Boonpattararaksa will receive the award on his behalf Thursday at a ceremony in Gwangju city.
Arrested Thai activist getting S. Korean human rights award. By kim tong-hyung, ... Organizers for the Gwangju Prize for Human rights said the parents of Jatupat "Pai Dao Din" Boonpattararaksa will receive the award on his behalf Thursday at a ceremony ...
These Oregon measures stem from the broader "community rights" movement - and organizers say there's more to come.
BHAWANIPATNA: Gram Sabhas of Kalahandi district have demanded deregulation of kendu leaf trade. Six gram sabhas - Kalipur, Kanakpur, Kasturapadar, Jamjharan, Jamgudabahali and Khasiguda - of Golamunda block have community rights over forest ...
A Mindanao rights group cited Cimatu is one of the architects of organizing the Investment Defense Force in the 2000s deployed to protect mining and other industries in the countryside that has led to attacks on communities and community rights ...
A similar measure in Lincoln County would block aerial pesticide spraying. Residents in Columbia County are using the community rights framework to try to block oil trains. Organizers are collecting signatures to put it on the next ballot. "I totally ...
The measure is a product of the community-rights movement, which broadly aims to give local communities final say over corporate projects that affect them.
A similar measure in Lincoln County would block aerial pesticide spraying. Residents in Columbia County are using the community rights framework to try to block oil trains. Local organizers there are currently collecting signatures to put that measure ...
A similar measure in Lincoln County would block aerial pesticide spraying. Residents in Columbia County are using the community rights framework to try to block oil trains. Local organizers there are currently collecting signatures to put that measure ...
The Coos County measure is a product of the community-rights movement, which broadly aims to give local communities final say over corporate projects that affect them.
Adoption of the HCS approach by the palm oil industry would be viewed by many environmental activists as a major victory, one accomplished by years of tenacious advocacy.
A similar measure in Lincoln County would block aerial pesticide spraying. Residents in Columbia County are using the community rights framework to try to block oil trains. Local organizers there are currently collecting signatures to put that measure ...
Lincoln measure. A similar measure in Lincoln County would block aerial pesticide spraying. Residents in Columbia County are using the community rights framework to try to block oil trains. Local organizers there are currently collecting signatures to ...
When some of the activists and I were going to address a rally in Niyamgiri, we were hijacked by goons the company had hired.
Mary Geddry, a Coquille activist who is the chief petitioner, calls it a local bill of rights modeled on those that have been passed in other communities around the country on issues such as anti-GMO crop measures or fracking.
Bangkok - An anti-junta student activist won the 2017 Gwangju Prize for human rights last month, becoming the second Thai to have ever done so.
... workers Confederation, National Labour Federation Pakistan, All Pakistan Wapda Hydro Electric Workers Union, Bonded Labour Liberation Front (BLLF), political parties and social organizations held programs in support of labour community's rights.
This week, Katembo -- along with five other grassroots activists from around the world -- was honored with the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize for his years of unwavering dedication to Virunga.
Social activists such as Prafulla Samantara and Lingaraj Azad filed petitions challenging the legality of the mining project that threatened 1,660 acres of forest land.
However, throughout that process, a small group of activists called the Coos Commons Protection Council -- a local branch of the Oregon community rights Network -- remained wary of relying on FERC and the regulatory process. Now, with this fossil ...
Guatemala City - Rodrigo Tot, a 60-year-old farmer and activist, was awarded the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize on Monday for work in his Guatemala homeland, an honor that comes after two previous Latin American winners were murdered in the ...
WITNESSES to the extrajudicial killing of a young Lahu activist in Chiang Mai say they are afraid of being threatened, while CCTV footage taken at the scene of incident, which is the prime evidence in the case, still has not been handed over to police.
The project's 2016 defeat was the result of a multi-pronged opposition. However, throughout that process, a small group of activists called the Coos Commons Protection Council - a local branch of the Oregon community rights Network - remained wary of ...
Arab Americans are white without the privilege, community advocates say as they press the US government to widen ethnic categories in the US census, which classes even black Sudanese Arabs as "white".
Dalit activist and Nepal Dalit Association central member, Bir Bahadur BK, shared that the Dalit leaders who have been working for the community's rights at various stages since 1989 will not be rewarded with the candidacy for the top post, deputy ...
The circular was issued by the sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) of Tamnar. While the gram sabha is a mandatory condition to secure the consent of villagers, the people say it virtually asks them to write away their claims and entitlements to individual ...
The villagers claimed the circular virtually asks "no objection certificate" on the diversion from the panchayats covering at least 14 villages where they had the claims and entitlements on the individual and community rights under the Forest rights ...
London-based watchdog and community rights group Global Witness (GW) and fellow campaigner finance Uncovered claim in a report published this week to have unearthed emails and documents revealing that "Shell had reason to keep quiet" after police ...
Technically, when the Act refers to extending the provisions of Part IX of the Constitution to the schedule V areas, politically, it gives radical governance powers to the tribal communities and recognises its traditional community rights over local ...
The on-site protest could involve a human barricade to block access to the well site, but organizers didn't discuss specifics or the timing - whether they would first try to interfere with construction or attempt to prevent delivery of waste and ...
'Who Decides? Elevating community rights Over Corporate 'rights', will be held from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Friday, April 14, at the Newport Performing arts Center.
Tutu is a South African civil rights activist and retired Anglican bishop. "I see each one of these signs as a little bit of good," Volpe said.
Azra Baig, community activist, nurse, and member of the South Brunswick Board of education added "science plays a role in everyone's daily lives.
The effort has been hailed by climate activists across the country, and sets a new precedent for how cities can lead against climate change.
Grant Township leaders and several grassroots, community-rights group representatives will share their expertise on how to fight environmental hazards that result from corporate development activities.


spacer

 


 


 


 


schema-root.org

   activists
     community rights

activists:
     altruists
     anarchist
     animal rights
     anti‑abortion
     anti‑american
     anti‑borders
     anti‑bush
     anti‑coal
     anti‑fascist
     anti‑feminist
     anti‑fracking
     anti‑gay
     anti‑green
     anti‑human
     anti‑islamic
     anti‑kerry
     anti‑liberal
     anti‑male
     anti‑marxist
     anti‑semitic
     anti‑slavery
     anti‑tax
     anti‑torture
     anti‑turbine
     anti‑zionists
     bloggers
     boycotts
     business
     civil rights
     community
     community rights
     conservation
     conservative
     degrowth
     democracy
     digital rights
     disarmament
     diversity
     drug policy
     environment
     ethnic
     fathers rights
     feminist
     food
     free gaza
     free press
     free speech
     futurists
     gay & lesbian
     geek
     global warming
     grassroots
     green
     gun rights
     health
     hip‑hop
     homeless
     housing
     human rights
     hydrogen
     information
     internet
     labor
     legal
     liberal
     libertarian
     marxists
     military
     neo‑liberal
     neo‑nazi
     open‑source
     pacifists
     peace
     populists
     privacy
     pro‑choice
     pro‑fracking
     pro‑male
     pro‑suv
     progressive
     racists
     religious
     republican
     social justice
     socialists
     solidarity
     sustainability
     transparency
     tribunals
     water
     x‑politicians

cross-references for
community rights:

community rights activists