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18 September 2017
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El 8 de septiembre, un joven campesino fue herido a bala presuntamente por guardias civiles al servicio de empresarios de soja, en un hecho más de violencia contra campesinos que buscan recuperar tierras para producir alimentos. En la misma línea, una...

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28 June 2017

India: Report alleges Bayer & Syngenta failed to adequately manage health & environmental risks associated with pesticides, incl. company responses

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27 June 2017

Syngenta's response

Author: Syngenta

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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26 June 2017

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...

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2 June 2017
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Author: Marina Fabre, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« La France interdit un pesticide… Mais l'exporte vers des pays en développement », 29 mai 2017...

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7 April 2017

Press release: UN to assess Bayer & Syngenta’s adherence to international standard on pesticides management

Author: European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights, Berne Declaration, Kheti Virasat Mission, Pesticides Action Network – Asia Pacific, Bread for the World

Organizations from Europe and Asia submitted a complaint to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in October 2015 on the marketing of hazardous pesticides by Bayer and Syngenta in Punjab/India... A video containing farmers’...

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20 March 2017
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Author: Darío Aranda, Página 12 (Argentina)

“Un informe de las Naciones Unidas subraya el daño de los plaguicidas-El impacto de los agrotóxicos”, 20 de marzo de 2017...

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16 January 2017
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Author: Red Todos los Derechos para Todos y Todas (Red TDT)

“Se mantiene suspensión de siembra de maíz transgénico vs impugnaciones de corporaciones”, 12 de Enero de 2017...

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9 January 2017

Tanzania: Traditional seed exchange outlawed in law that favours multinational agribusinesses over local farmers; Syngenta comments

Author: Ebe Daems & Kweli Ukwethembeka Iqiniso, in Mondiaal Nieuws (Belgium)

"Tanzanian farmers are facing heavy prison sentences if they continue their traditional seed exchange"...

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13 December 2016
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Author: Nazaret Castro, Equal Times

“‘República unificada de la soja’, el agronegocio cuestionado”...

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