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23 April 2019

Sierra Leone: Swedwatch raises concerns incl. pollution & land loss for communities impacted by bioenergy project; incl. co non-response

On 28 March 2019, Swedwatch published an article raising concerns including pollution, land loss and relocation from religious sites, with regard to new plans for community relocation following resumption of the Addax Bionenergy project in 2016. ...

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19 April 2019

Sierra Leone bioenergy project poses new challenges to communities

Author: Swedwatch

[T]he Addax Bioenergy project was established in Sierra Leone in 2010......

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8 November 2017

Sierra Leone: Report finds investors failed to conduct human rights due diligence prior to exiting development project; incl. company comments

Swedwatch's report entitled 'No Business, no rights: Human rights impacts when land investments fail to include responsible exit strategies. The case of Addax Bioenergy in Sierra Leone', alleges that Swedish DFI Swedfund, and the Dutch equivalent FMO...

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19 October 2016
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Vous trouverez ici un aperçu des meilleurs articles et des sujets brûlants relatifs aux entreprises et aux droits de l'homme. Avec les réponses des entreprises aux allégations (Addax et Oryx Group, Glencore, Vitol, Vivo Energy) ainsi que des annonces ...

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5 October 2016
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Vous trouverez ici un aperçu des meilleurs articles et des sujets brûlants relatifs aux entreprises et aux droits de l'homme. Avec les réponses des entreprises aux allégations (Addax et Oryx Group, Glencore, Vitol, Vivo Energy) ainsi que des annonces ...

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5 October 2016

Africa: Oil trading firms accused of selling "Dirty Diesel", causing illnesses & early deaths

In September 2016, Public Eye (a Swiss NGO formerly known as Berne Declaration) published a major report accusing Switzerland-based oil trading companies of selling in African markets blends of low-grade fuel high in pollutants that could not be sold...

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2 October 2016

Addax & Oryx Group Response

Author: Addax & Oryx Group (Switzerland)

Oryx Energies provided extensive information to campaign organisation Public Eye in June 2016, at their request...The report by definition paints quite a bleak picture, as it compares fuel quality found across Africa to the standards set in European...

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20 September 2016
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Author: Oumar Diakité, Le Combat (Mali)

L’Association malienne d’éveil pour un développement durable (AMEDD) et l’AMASBIF en partenariat avec Public Eye, une ONG Suisse, alertent l’opinion nationale et internationale que de carburants de haute teneur en soufre sont vendus au Mali et dans d...

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15 September 2016

Comprehensive answers from the companies involved

General questions sent to companies whose fuels Public Eye sampled and their answers: Addax and Oryx Group/Oryx Energies; Vitol/Vivo Energy; Trafigura/Puma Energy; Lynx Energy/X-Oil Congo...

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Report
15 September 2016

full report: "Dirty Diesel - How Swiss Traders Flood Africa with Toxic Fuels"

Author: Public Eye (Switzerland)

Swiss commodity trading companies take advantage of weak fuel standards in Africa to produce, deliver and sell diesel and gasoline, which is damaging to people’s health. Their business model relies on an illegitimate strategy of deliberately lowering...

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