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22 January 2019
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Author: Christophe Noisette, inf'OGM

« Brésil – Syngenta condamnée suite à la mort d’un paysan », 22 janvier 2019...

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12 December 2018
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10 December 2018

CEOs of 50 companies sign open letter appealing to world leaders to urgently address climate change

Author: Alliance of CEO Climate Leaders

"...In 2015, our coalition the Alliance of CEO Climate Leaders – an informal group, facilitated by the World Economic Forum, of major global businesses from a range of sectors – called on governments to reach an ambitious climate deal, aligned with th...

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2 October 2018
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1 October 2018
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Author: Syngenta

Syngenta respecte les lois internationales, nationales et locales et déploie des programmes stewardship très complets qui contribuent à améliorer la sécurité et la santé au travail dans l'agriculture, en particulier pour les petits exploitants des pays...

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19 September 2018

India: NGO report alleges involuntary poisoning of cotton farmers is linked to pesticides exported by Swiss chemical co Syngenta; co refutes allegations

The NGO Public Eye has accused the Swiss chemical company Syngenta of exporting pesticides that it claims are linked to the involuntary poisoning of cotton farmers in India. The company has denied the allegations, saying there is no evidence to suggest...

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19 September 2018
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Die NGO Public Eye wirft dem Schweizer Chemieunternehmen Syngenta vor, hierzulande verbotene Pestizide zu exportieren, die sie für die Vergiftung von Baumwollbauern in Indien verantwortlich machen. Das Unternehmen weist die Vorwürfe zurück. Weitere...

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12 June 2018

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...

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30 April 2018

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"...

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30 January 2018
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Mit diesem Briefing bietet das Business & Human Rights Resource Centre einen sektorspezifischen Einblick in das Thema Menschenrechte und menschenrechtliche Sorgfaltspflichten von Unternehmen in der Chemieindustrie. Das Briefing, welches in...

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