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Complaint filed against Irish oil co over alleged failure to ensure it had consent of Western Saharan people; incl. co non-response
On 24 October 2018, the Global Legal Action Network submitted a formal complaint with the Irish National Contact Point against Irish oil company San Leon Energy. The complaint alleges the company failed to ensure it had the consent of the Western...
- This is a non response from the following companies: San Leon
Sierra Leone: Court orders Sierra Leone Agriculture to return land & pay damages to local community for breach of lease conditions
"Court Orders Oil Palm Company to Return Land and Pay Arrears of Rent to Landowners in Sierra Leone"...
Swaziland: Royal Swaziland Sugar accused of illegally evicting local farmers, includes company's comments
Author: Farmer's Weekly (So. Africa)
"Swazi sugar corporation accused of illegal evictions"...
- Related in-depth areas: Land Rights & Displacements
Cambodia: Groups call on UN Special Rapporteur Smith to investigate gov't involvement in land grabbing cases
Author: Joshua Lipes, Radio Free Asia
"Coalition Calls on UN Expert to Investigate Claims of State-Backed Land Grabs in Cambodia," 12 November 2018...
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Author: Theresa Harris, OpenGlobalRights
Human rights practitioners have become increasingly savvy about the ways geospatial technologies can help document violations in conflict zones that are difficult to reach, show chronological changes in landscapes, and corroborate witness testimony......
- Related in-depth areas: Technology and Human Rights