Uganda: 2019 Landslide survivors sue the gov’t for failure to act

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  • Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Uganda: 2019 Landslide survivors sue the gov’t for failure to act” – below is their description.

    Victims of a landslide in eastern Uganda are taking the government to court for failing to protect communities from climate change.

    The lawsuit says authorities should have relocated survivors of the 2019 disaster.

    Hearings are expected to begin in the coming weeks.

    Al Jazeera’s Zein Basravi reports.

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