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India: FAO/WHO monitoring mechanism failed to address mismanagement of pesticides by co's, says civil society
A Monitoring Report submitted by ECCHR to the Panel of Experts on Pesticides Management at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations alleges that Bayer and Syngenta are involved in the sale of highly hazardous pesticides but f...
Africa: Initiative promoting export-oriented agribusiness "at the cost of local farmers" is losing ground, says columnist
Author: Flora Sonkin, in Oakland Institute
"Two Blows in a Row: The New Alliance for Food Security Loses Ground"...
This briefing provides a snapshot overview of allegations of human rights abuses brought against companies in the chemical industry. It was developed in collaboration with the UN Special Rapporteur on the implications for human rights of the...
As mentioned in our original response to the authors of the report [...] Syngenta complies with the applicable national and international legislation and codes of practice that govern the crop protection industry in India... [I]n November 2015...
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- This is a response from the following companies: Syngenta
Commentary: Civil society is increasingly using strategic litigation to address corporate human rights abuses
Author: Dr Carolijn Terwindt & Christian Schliemann, European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights, in Civicus State of Civil Society Report 2017
"Transnational strategic litigation: an emerging part of civil society’s repertoire for corporate accountability", Jun 2017...