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7 July 2020

Sierra Leone: Communities cry foul over unlimited powers of chiefs to enter into land agreements without their consent

Author: Victoria Schneider, Mongabay Series

‘They took it over by force’: Corruption and palm oil in Sierra Leone’ 30 June 2020...

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1 April 2020

Sierra Leone: Report on land conflict between Socfin and local communities finds a number of illegalities

The investigative phase of the conflict resolution process concerning the land conflict between the multinational palm oil company SOCFIN and communities in the Malen Chiefdom of Sierra Leone confirms was concluded and confirms a number of allegations...

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17 March 2020

Socfin lawsuits (re defamation by Green Scenery, Sierra Leone)

Snapshot: Since 2012, Socfin has filed several lawsuits against environmental NGO Green Scenery in Sierra Leone alleging defamation. The suits are in response to Green Scenery’s reporting of human rights abuses on Socfin’s palm oil plantation in Sahn ...

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9 December 2019
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Author: 11.11.11, CNCD-11.11.11, FIAN Belgium, SOS Faim Belgique et SOS Faim Luxembourg

« Des ONG de solidarité Nord-Sud et de défense des droits humains dénoncent les nouvelles poursuites-bâillons du groupe agro-industriel SOCFIN », 5 décembre 2019...

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19 November 2019

Sierra Leone: Environmental rights group sued for defamation by multinational agribusiness firm

Author: Kemo Cham, Farmland Grab

‘Sierra Leone environmentalist fights contempt charges in High Court’ 9 November 2019...

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14 November 2019
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Author: Patricia Jolly, Le Monde (France)

« Les paysans cambodgiens accusant Bolloré de spoliation invités à produire des preuves », 11 novembre 2019 [abonnement]...

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15 October 2019
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Author: Renaud Vivien, Le Vif (Belgique)

"Combien de temps la Belgique restera-t-elle complice des crimes des multinationales?", 14 octobre 2019...

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3 October 2019
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2 October 2019

Cambodia: Nine representatives of Bunong indigenous communities attend a hearing in French court over land disputes with company

Author: Long Kimmarita, The Phnom Penh Post

"Bunong group attends French court hearing over land dispute", 1 October 2019...

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30 September 2019
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Author: Centro de Información sobre Empresas y Derechos Humanos

Bienvenidos(as) a nuestras Actualizaciones Trimestrales de Responsabilidad Legal Empresarial (anteriormente el Boletín trimestral). Estas Actualizaciones destacan un tema específico cada trimestre, así como los principales avances en el tema de...

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