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13 January 2020

FMO (Dutch entrepreneurial development bank) supports farmers in East and West Africa

Author: FMO (Germany)

"FMO invests in Acumen Resilient Agriculture Fund (ARAF) to support the provision of climate resilience solutions to smallholder farmers in East and West Africa.", 7 January 2020...

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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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18 November 2019

Senegal: A report highlights the social and environmental impacts of a coal power plant co-funded by the African Development Bank

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16 October 2019

Dutch development bank FMO allegedly finances projects where land grabbing & other abuses occur; bank denies allegations

Author: Erik van Zwam, Trouw

[Note: This is an unofficial summary translation of the original Dutch article.]...

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15 January 2019

Dutch development bank publishes its first human rights progress report

Author: FMO (The Netherlands)

"Human Rights: An integral part of our investment approach - Human rights progress report", 18 Dec 2018...

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3 December 2018

Honduras: Berta Cáceres case sends message to powerful interests behind killings of defenders they can no longer rely on impunity

Author: Jonathan Watts, The Guardian (UK)

"Berta Cáceres case: a warning for those who would kill activists", 30 Nov 2018...

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