Golden Veroleum Liberia
Headquarters in Liberia
Golden Agri-Resources is a major shareholder of Golden Veroleum Liberia.
Global Witness report alleges EU investors help bankroll human rights & environmental abuses; incl. co responses
On 6 September 2018, Global Witness published a new briefing paper on the role that EU-based investors have played in supporting projects linked to human rights abuses, land grabs and large-scale environmental destruction. The report argues that while...
Poor, marginalised communities face land threats from mining, infrastructure, renewable energy - secure tenure rights urgently needed
Author: Rights and Resources Initiative (USA)
From Risk and Conflict to Peace and Prosperity - The Urgency of securing Community Land Rights in a Turbulent World, Feb. 2017...
Liberia: NGOs say rights advocates working with communities against abuses by Golden Veroleum under threat; appeal for action
Author: Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, (Switzerland)
The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a partnership of FIDH and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), requests your urgent intervention in the following situation in Liberia...The Observatory has been informed by...
Report finds corrupt land deals result in displacement & increased poverty; provides recommendations to prevent human rights harms
Author: Olivier De Schutter, former UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food, International Corporate Accountability Roundtable, Global Witness
"Tainted Lands: Corruption in Large-Scale Land Deals," 15 Nov 2016...
Liberia: Golden Veroleum's palm oil expansion projects reportedly "bringing jobs but dividing communities"
Author: Clair MacDougall, The Guardian (UK)
"Liberia: the growth of a new palm oil frontier: Golden Veroleum Liberia is building one of the largest palm oil plantations in the civil-war scarred country, bringing jobs but dividing communities", 20 Oct 2016...
Liberia: Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil hands down decision relating to community complaints against Golden Veroleum
Following a protracted process that included in-country site visits and interviews with NGOs and affected community members, the complaints panel of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) has handed down its final decision relating to...
Liberia: "Riot on the Plantation" - in-depth account of May 2015 protests at Golden Veroleum site, causes & aftermath
Author: Elaisha Stokes, Al Jazeera America
"Riot on the Plantation", 4 Oct 2015...
Liberia: GVL partners with Building Markets to equip locals with skills sought by companies, supply chains
Author: New Dawn (Liberia)
GVL, Building Markets forge partnership', 4 Sep 2015: Golden Veroleum Liberia (GVL) and Building Markets have partnered to provide occupational skills training to citizens in Sinoe and Grand Kru Counties…Building Markets is providing training to local...
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