Cultivating Fiscal Inequality: The Socfin Report


A new report by Bread for all, Alliance Sud and the German Network for Tax Justice on the tax strategy of agribusiness corporation Socfin reveals how multinatio…

Bio Bud Label certifies palm oil plantation


Bio Suisse stands for organic production, sustainability - and also for fairness. The certification of Socfin palm oil plantations damages the credibility of th…

“A door opener for clean, fair procedures”


In Liberia, human rights have allegedly been violated on rubber plantations managed from Switzerland. Instead of taking up mediation offers, the Socfin group pr…

Addax Bioenergy Project


There is an urgent need to invest in alternative farming methods for the communities. The land is their most valuable resource, and farming is already their way of life, such investment is c…

International investors in Sierra Leone


Instead of development, investments caused a mad rush to acquire large tract of farm lands in Africa thereby dispossessing communities of their farm lands.

Glencore: Dangerous Business in a Fragile State


It is difficult for the victims to obtain justice in a country with a weak judiciary. The Responsible Business Initiative, which will be voted on in a month's t…

Barbarians at the barn 3


Die Deza zahlte einen Betrag in der Höhe von 9.3 Millionen Schweizer Franken an den Internationalen Fonds für landwirtschaftliche Entwicklung (IFAD)

Barbarians at the barn 2


"The investor, the Omnivore director, deserted the sinking ship (Doodhwala's board of directors: editor's note) a month before its closure, leaving us in the lurch"

Barbarians at the barn


Claudia Stürzinger und Silva Lieberherr work at Breat for all in the area of agriculture.

Homage to our glaciers and climate justice with the countries of the South


Trient, Sunday 6 September 2020  At an homage ceremony held at the foot of the Trient glacier, more than 200 people commemorated the 500 glaciers that have…

E-mobility: Battery manufacturers must become more transparent


Batteries are at the beating heart of e-mobility. A new study examines for the first time how the leading battery manufacturers are dealing with environmental a…

The Liberian Socfin plantation SRC opts out of conflict resolution process


In May 2019, the Liberian NGO Green Advocates filed a complaint with the IFC on behalf of 22 village communities, pointing out serious human rights violations …