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Metsä Fibre Oy (formerly Metsä-Botnia)

Headquarters in Finland

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13 July 2006
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Author: Cour internationale de Justice

La Cour internationale de Justice (CIJ), organe judiciaire principal des Nations Unies, a rendu aujourd’hui sa décision sur la demande en indication de mesures conservatoires présentée par l’Argentine en l’affaire relative à des Usines de pâte à papier...

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6 July 2006

Banks Adopt Fortified Green Principles

Author: Emad Mekay, IPS

...more than 40 international financial institutions have committed to financing only those projects that comply with the Equator Principles (EP), a set of voluntary environmental and social standards that seek to uphold the rights of people displaced...

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6 July 2006
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Author: EFE

Los trabajadores de la empresa finlandesa Botnia resolvieron hoy prolongar de forma "indefinida" la paralización de las obras en la planta de celulosa que construyen en Uruguay...El Ministerio de Trabajo ordenó...parar las obras...porque las grúas que...

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18 May 2006
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Author: El Independiente [Argentina]

Una organización ambientalista argentina realizará en las próximas horas una presentación ante el banco francés Calyon [parte de Crédit Agricole] con el fin de que retire la financiación comprometida a la empresa Botnia para la construcción de su...

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18 May 2006

International Coalition Denounces Calyon of France for its violations of the Equator Principles for its support to Finnish papermill Botnia in Uruguay

Author: Centro de Derechos Humanos y Ambiente (CEDHA)

Nine organizations including broad civil society networks in 6 countries, filed a complaint today against Calyon, the international financial investment arm of Crédit Agricole of France, for violations of the Equator Principles, in Calyon's support of...

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11 May 2006

[PDF] Investors Risk Losing Billions by Misjudging Costs, Environmental Impact of Emerging-Market Pulp Projects

Author: Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

False assumptions about the origins and the cost of wood used in emerging market pulp mills has led international investors to channel tens of billions of dollars worldwide into financially risky and environmentally destructive ventures, according to...

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Article
9 May 2006

[PDF] Uruguay Pulp Mills - IFC Action Plan based on Findings of Independent Expert Panel

Author: Intl. Finance Corporation (IFC)

IFC and the company sponsors of the two pulp mill projects, ENCE and Botnia, have agreed to undertake the following actions to complete IFC’s environmental and social due diligence:...

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4 May 2006
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Author: Reuters

Argentina demandó el jueves a Uruguay ante el tribunal internacional de La Haya por violar tratados bilaterales al avanzar en la construcción de dos plantas de celulosa, y exigirá la suspensión de las obras para hacer una nueva medición de impacto...

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4 May 2006

Argentina files lawsuit against Uruguay at Intl. Court of Justice over construction of pulp mills by Botnia, ENCE on border river

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4 May 2006

Argentina Sues Uruguay Over Pulp Mills Project at Hague Court

Author: Bloomberg

Argentina filed a lawsuit against its neighbor Uruguay at the International Court of Justice at the Hague over the construction of two pulp mills along a border river...Argentina says Uruguay violated a treaty that regulates the two countries' use of...

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