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15 April 2017

Indonesian & Malaysian palm oil firms acknowledge increasing need to respond to human rights concerns, not just environmental ones

Author: Hannah Koh, Eco-Business

"Has the conversation about palm oil moved from environment to people?", 12 April 2017...

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14 December 2016

Olam creating "black box" of palm oil from unknown sources, fuelling deforestation "from Gabon to Indonesia" - NGO report

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15 November 2016

Liberia: Report says Sime Darby's operations at crossroads and needing a new approach

Chain Reaction Research has produced a sustainability risk analysis report for Sime Darby's Liberian operations and has made the following observations and recommendations: ...

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15 November 2016

Report finds corrupt land deals result in displacement & increased poverty; provides recommendations to prevent human rights harms

Author: Olivier De Schutter, former UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food, International Corporate Accountability Roundtable, Global Witness

"Tainted Lands: Corruption in Large-Scale Land Deals," 15 Nov 2016...

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5 October 2015

Documentary on impacts of palm oil-linked deforestation fires in Sumatra; includes statements from Musim Mas, Golden Agri-Resources, Sime Darby & Wilmar

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre invited plantation companies Musim Mas, Golden Agri-Resources, Sime Darby & Wilmar to respond to a video documentary and infographics showing the impacts of increased palm oil production and related...

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Company response
30 September 2015

Sime Darby response

Author: Sime Darby

...The company had pioneered the zero burning replanting technique, which is now the standard for the plantation industry. SDP was mentioned in an online documentary titled “Sumatra Burning: The heart of palm oil”. The report quoted Greenpeace in 2013...

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23 September 2015

Liberia: Several injured in Sime Darby explosion

Author: Lincoln Barcon, Inquirer (Liberia)

'Several injured in Sime Darby explosion', 23 Sep 2015: Sime Darby…has confirmed a fire incident that led to the injuries of several persons on its plantation….Sime Darby [Public Affairs Officer] David Kolleh [said]…health, safety and environment team...

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23 July 2015

A report by SOMO & Green Advocates sheds light on the negative human rights impacts of companies with Liberian operations

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Report
19 May 2015

[PDF] Cameroon: A new report highlights the lack of transparency and access to information in the agro-industrial sector

Author: Samuel Nguiffo and Michelle Sonkoue Watio (Cameroon)

"Agro-industrial investments in Cameroon: Large-scale land acquisitions since 2005", 1 March 2015...

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18 May 2015
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Author: Samuel Nguiffo and Michelle Sonkoue Watio, Institut international pour l’environnement et le développement (Royaume-Uni) et Centre pour l'Environnement et le Développement (Cameroun)

"Investissements dans le secteur agro-industriel au Cameroun: Acquisitions de terres à grande échelle depuis 2005", 1 mars 2015...

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