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Company response
8 October 2019

Dole Philippines responded

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8 October 2019

Philippines: Alarming number of fatal attacks against environmental defenders related to agribusiness, mining & logging

The new Global Witness report denounces that in 2018, 30 land and environmental defenders were killed in the Philippines, making it the country with the highest number of such killings in the world. Their new investigation shows that mining,...

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1 October 2019

Defending the Philippines: Environmental activists at the mercy of business at all costs

Author: Global Witness

Violence against land and environmental defenders is a systemic problem, spanning many different regions of the country and many different industries, and the army uses force to silence activism. 52 defenders have been killed extra-judicially in the...

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30 July 2019
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Lawsuit
29 July 2019

Enemies of the State?

Author: Global Witness

30 Jul 2019...

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Article
28 July 2019

Philippines: Supreme Court orders Kentex contractor to pay Php1.4M in unpaid wages

Author: Lian Buan, Rappler

"Supreme Court orders Kentex contractor to pay P1.4M to workers," 26 July 2019...

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Company response
14 July 2019

Response by Pepmaco

Author: PEPMACO

Pepmaco Manufacturing Corporation (Pepmaco for brevity) is a domestic corporation engaged in the manufacture of surfactants. It operates a manufacturing plant located at Airstrip St., Silangan Industrial Park, Canlubang, Calamba, Laguna....

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11 June 2019

Ecuador: Companies release joint statement in support of threatened labour rights defender Jorge Acosta

Today companies sourcing bananas from Ecuador - Axfood, Coop, Everfresh, Greenfood, Martin & Servera and Menigo - released a joint statement to Ecuadorian government in support of Jorge Acosta, the coordinator of the banana workers’ union ASTAC ...

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10 June 2019

Dole response re: defender Jorge Acosta

We have read the Swedwatch article about the legal situation of Mr Acosta in Ecuador and would like first to clarify that there is no connection between Dole and the individual who filed the complaint against Mr. Acosta or with Mr. Acosta himself....

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5 February 2019
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Author: Oxfam

“Democracias capturadas: el gobierno de unos pocos. Mecanismos de captura de la política fiscal de parte de las élites y su impacto en la desigualdad en América Latina y el Caribe (1990-2017)”  - Noviembre 2018...

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