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3 January 2020
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18 December 2019
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Der im November 2019 von Human Rights Watch veröffentlichte Bericht "A Dirty Investment" wirft vier europäischen Entwicklungsbanken vor, die Rechte der Menschen, die auf drei von ihnen finanzierten Feronia-Plantagen in der Demokratischen Republik Kongo...

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3 December 2019
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2 December 2019

Democratic Republic of Congo: HRW report alleges European development banks are failing to protect Feronia workers on palm oil plantations

A new report by Human Rights Watch entitled "A Dirty Investment" alleges workers on Feronia-owned palm oil plantations in the Democratic Republic of Congo have been exposed to hazardous pesticides, which causes health problems, and suffer abusive...

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2 December 2019

DRC: Four European development banks are financing a palm oil company that is violating workers’ rights and dumping untreated waste says report; banks responded

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12 November 2018
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Author: DEG

Die DEG ist im kontinuierlichen Dialog mit Vertretern der Zivilgesellschaft, um Fragen zu beantworten, Sachverhalte zu klären und Hinweisen nachzugehen. Dies gilt auch für das von mehreren Entwicklungsfinanzierern mitfinanzierte Vorhaben des...

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12 November 2018
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Seit 2015 finanziert ein Konsortium europäischer Entwicklungsbanken, darunter die deutsche Entwicklungsbank DEG, das Palmölunternehmen Plantations et Huileries du Congo (PHC), welches in der Demokratischen Republik Kongo 107.000 Hektar Land beansprucht...

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9 July 2018

Guidance on developing effective grievance mechanisms in the banking sector

Author: BankTrack & Oxfam Australia

This paper reviews banks’ responsibilities and provides suggestions and recommendations for how banks can develop and implement effective operational-level grievance mechanisms that will be legitimate, trusted and meet their responsibilities under the...

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23 January 2018

Information on DEG's Independent Complaints Mechanism now available in Spanish & French

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"Complaints Mechanism: all information now available also in Spanish and French", 28 Dec 2017...

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23 January 2018
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"Beschwerdemechanismus: alle Informationen jetzt auch auf Spanisch und Französisch", 28 Dez 2017...

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