Friends of the Earth organizations file complaint against ING Bank for financing of violations in the palm oil sector

Amsterdam, July 5, 2019 Today, Friends of the Earth organizations: Milieudefensie (Netherlands), Sustainable Development Institute – SDI (Liberia) and Wahana Lingkungan Hidup Indonesia – WALHI (Indonesia) have filed a complaint against the Dutch bank ING Group with the Netherlands National Contact Point for the implementation of the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises. The complaint concerns […]

Bâillonnés, they welcome Bolloré's shareholders

To denounce violence against women and repression of local community activists, activists rally in front of the Bolloré Group General Assembly On 29 May, the shareholders of the Bolloré group had to cross an alley of gagged activists to go to the Group's General Assembly. Activists also denounced violence against women in local communities. Activists […]

Land conflict in Sierra Leone:

Serious attack on human rights defenders Freetown, Thursday 01/24/19 On 24 January 2019, a field investigation team travelled to Pujehun Police Station to hear testimony of the ordeals of members of the affected communities Civil society organizations (CSOs) working on land governance and human rights in Sierra Leone and internationally are concerned about the excessive […]