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Dem. Rep. of Congo: Conflicts over land rights in connection with DEG palm oil project intensify; incl. co response
Human rights organisations FIAN and urgewald are calling on German investment corporation DEG to clarify circumstances under which land use agreements for a palm oil project in the Democratic Republic of Congo were obtained. According to local NGOs,...
Coalition of NGOs launch handbook and toolkit on how to hold States accountable for their extraterritorial violations on human rights
“Because human rights go beyond borders” – 29 September 2017...
Poor, marginalised communities face land threats from mining, infrastructure, renewable energy - secure tenure rights urgently needed
Author: Rights and Resources Initiative (USA)
From Risk and Conflict to Peace and Prosperity - The Urgency of securing Community Land Rights in a Turbulent World, Feb. 2017...
Author: Feronia (DRC)
Feronia is making a huge difference to people’s lives in one of the world’s poorest places. Over 3500 people now have jobs in a region where there are no other employment opportunities. Not only are there jobs but Feronia provides access to schools,...
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Author: Joaquim Muntané i Puig
"Feronia Inc. Una diosa desnuda. De cómo empresas acaparadoras de tierras son rescatadas por fondos públicos de cooperación al desarrollo"...
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