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24 January 2018
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24 January 2018
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Author: Sherpa

...Le 25 janvier s'ouvrira le procès de Sherpa, attaqué en diffamation par la société luxembourgeoise Socfin, pour avoir relayé un article sur les mobilisations de riverains d'exploitations d'huile de palme gérées par la Socapalm, une de ses filiales...

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24 January 2018
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Author: 50 collectifs, journalistes, médias et organisations non gouvernementales

Depuis 2009, plus d’une vingtaine de procédures en diffamation ont ainsi été lancées par Bolloré ou la Socfin en France et à l’étranger – pour contourner la loi de 1881 sur la liberté de la presse – contre des articles, des reportages audiovisuels, des...

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1 August 2017

Land grabbing & human rights: Report examines role of European corporate & financial entities

In May 2016 the report "Land Grabbing and Human Rights: The Involvement of European Corporate and Financial Entities in Land Grabbing outside the European Union" was published on behalf of the European Parliament. The report examines cases of land...

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1 August 2017
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Im Mai 2016 wurde im Auftrag des Europäischen Parlaments die Studie „Land Grabbing and Human Rights: The Involvement of European Corporate and Financial Entities in Land Grabbing outside the European Union“ veröffentlicht. Die Publikation dokumentiert...

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12 May 2017
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Author: Greenpeace

« Poursuites-bâillons : toute la société civile est concernée », 11 mai 2017...

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19 April 2017

Corporate Legal Accountability Annual Briefing - Corporate impunity is common & remedy for victims is rare

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

This year’s Annual Briefing highlights the rising impunity of companies’ involvement in human rights abuse...Unscrupulous companies are increasingly targeting activists, using the justice system to hold them accountable, with repression and lawsuits. ...

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24 March 2017
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Author: Association Sherpa, dans La Tribune (France)

« Quand les multinationales réduisent les défenseurs des droits humains au silence », 23 mars 2017...

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15 February 2017
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21 December 2016

Report highlights shrinking civic space for natural resource activists & calls for collective action

Author: CIVICUS & Publish What You Pay

“Against all odds: The perils of fighting for natural resource justice”, 3 December 2016...

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