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The financial giants are slated to make appearances at the COP23 in Germany next week.
Hundreds of environmental activists have been killed all throughout Latin America as the world largely remains silent.
By Maty Konte, United Nations University; Joice Ferreira, Federal University of Pará; Sandrine Maljean-Dubois, Aix-Marseille
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Over the last year, we partnered with World Resources Institute (WRI) and Global Forest Watch (GFW), whose expertise in protecting