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Kenya: Communities along major infrastructural corridor not informed about project impact on their livelihoods, study reveals
A recent study by Hakijamii reveals that the communities living along a major infrastructure corridor have not been sensitized about the projects, including how their right to food and land rights will be impacted.
BankTrack paper explores responsibilities of banks allegedly contributing to human rights violations through finance
In this briefing paper, BankTrack examines whether private sector banks may have contributed to adverse human rights impacts through their provision of finance. The paper explores eight cases of human rights abuses and the relationship and...
Tanzania: Baseline study on business & human rights claims Shanta Gold failed to consult & compensate communities impacted by its operations; company responds
A National Baseline Assessment on Business and Human Rights in Tanzania alleges that Shanta Gold failed to consult and compensate communities impacted by its operations. It further alleges that Kapunga Rice engaged child labour in its operations. The...