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From proclamation to denial

Indigenous rights and political participation in Venezuela

Catherine Alès

money. The effects of contamination by mercury on ecosystems, flora, fauna, and human beings are also well known (see, for instance, Red Ara, 2013 ). In addition to this, there are health, social, and security-related consequences engendered by the

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Barriers and borders

Human mobility and building inclusive societies

Anthony Turton

future targets for surveillance. These targets were placed on a list that grew to include transnational flows of money, human trafficking, drug smuggling and cyber warfare. There were many more on the list, but this will suffice. It was in that space

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“If the coronavirus doesn’t kill us, hunger will”

Regional absenteeism and the Wayuu permanent humanitarian crisis

Claudia Puerta Silva, Esteban Torres Muriel, Roberto Carlos Amaya Epiayú, Alicia Dorado González, Fatima Epieyú, Estefanía Frías Epinayú, Álvaro Ipuana Guariyü, Miguel Ramírez Boscán, and Jakeline Romero Epiayú

1970s and 1980s because they reduced the distance, time, and money needed to reach the commercial cities to find jobs, purchase food and other goods, or visit family. The main cities connected by these traditional roads were Rosario de Perijá, Machique

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Improving and protecting human rights

A reflection of the quality of education for migrant and marginalized Roma children in Europe

Silvia-Maria Chireac and Anna Devis Arbona

’t treat us right and we skip school a lot. We rather prefer to look for work and make some money. (Tibor) In what concerns the Roma language, the data show that Roma speakers have more interlocutors beside school-related ones; the most important ones

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Bret Gustafson, Francesco Carpanini, Martin Kalb, James Giblin, Sarah Besky, Patrick Gallagher, Andrew Curley, Jen Gobby, and Ryan Anderson

, Ecomagination “framed the climate crisis as a space in which businesses could not just make money but also contribute to social and environmental well-being.” The underlying message is that “win-win” solutions to the climate crisis were not only possible but

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Accounting for Loss in Fish Stocks

A Word on Life as Biological Asset

Jennifer E. Telesca

1688 from a coffeehouse where sailors made impromptu deals ( Casey 2010: 131 –132). In fact, the very first security emerged once enterprising merchants pooled their money and expanded their capital by distributing risk in seafaring ventures, issuing

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The Urban Politics of Mega-Events

Grand Promises Meet Local Resistance

John Lauermann

types of neoliberal urban management in the 1990s, which necessitated increasingly elaborate political arguments for why public money should support private sector stakeholders. A fully articulated legacy concept finally emerged by the early 2000s, when

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Becoming an Agricultural Growth Corridor

African Megaprojects at a Situated Scale

Serena Stein and Marc Kalina

Commodification of Land, Labour and Money in Mozambique .” Canadian Journal of Development Studies 36 ( 2 ): 208 – 223 . 10.1080/02255189.2015.1036010

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Human rights-based service delivery

Assessing the role of national human rights institutions in democracy and development in Ghana and Uganda

Richard Iroanya, Patrick Dzimiri, and Edith Phaswana

state of human rights observance in Uganda to the country’s Parliament. One of our respondents states that: “many people are going to the UHRC instead of the courts now … many of them have received money for human rights abuses … justice in the courts

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Desarrollo vs. satisfacción de necesidades básicas

Recepción de remesas en Morelos, México

Ana Melisa Pardo Montaño and Claudio Alberto Dávila Cervantes

). Migración circular e Internet: el uso de redes sociales en el contexto socio-cultural de residentes mexicanos en Barcelona . Revista Teknokultura 13 ( 1 ), 79 – 95 . Sawyer , A. ( 2018 ). Is money enough?: The effect of migrant remittances on