Investment, trade, globalisation
Investment, trade & globalisation
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NGOs call for a US-Kenya free-trade agreement that does not undermine food sovereignty, livelihoods & efforts to address climate change
Author: Karen Hansen-Kuhn, Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (Washington, DC) and Catherine Gatundu, ActionAid International
"U.S.-Kenya FTA and the rights to land and food"...
NGO says east African countries losing millions of dollars to multinational corporations due to unfavourable bilateral investment treaties
Author: Julius Barigaba, The East African (Kenya)
"Civil society seeks reforms to stem trade suits losses"...
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Human rights concerns in Qatar and the UAE behind decision to exclude G4S from Norwegian Sovereign Wealth Fund ; includes response from G4S
The Council of Ethics of Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG) recommended divesting from the UK-headquartered security company G4S, “due to an unacceptable risk that the company is contributing to systematic human rights violations” against...
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NGOs call for Bilateral Investment Treaty between Tanzania and The Netherlands that respects human rights
Civil society organisations in east Africa have urged governments to adopt a more people centered approach to investment policy and deal making and ensure that laws are responsive to human rights, promote gender equity and support environment...