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Mineral mining project to displace over 4,000 households in Bugiri, Bugweri, Mayuge and Iganga

Mineral mining project to displace over 4,000 households in Bugiri, Bugweri, Mayuge and Iganga

About 4,867 households from the districts of Bugiri, Bugweri, Mayuge, and Iganga are at the risk of eviction to pave way for a multi-billion Rare Earth Metal mining project.

May 5, 2022
After attacks, a community in Uganda unites to fight for their land

After attacks, a community in Uganda unites to fight for their land

By John Mwebe On 11th October 2021, the Paten Clan in northwestern Uganda filed a complaint…

May 5, 2022
Kalangala palm oil sheds a shadow on women rights

Kalangala palm oil sheds a shadow on women rights

Embarking on developing large-scale oil palm plantations in Kalangala district called for an intensive labour force….

March 24, 2022
UN Working Group publishes roadmap for the next decade of business & human rights

UN Working Group publishes roadmap for the next decade of business & human rights

As the UNGPs turned 10 in June 2021, the UN Working Group on Business and Human…

November 30, 2021
ANZ launches human rights grievance mechanism in a first for the global banking sector

ANZ launches human rights grievance mechanism in a first for the global banking sector

Civil society organizations respond to ANZ Bank’s new Grievance Mechanism Framework to evaluate and respond to human rights related complaints associated with its corporate lending customers.

November 3, 2021