Wirtschaft & Menschenrechte

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.

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 …

Swiss fertiliser traders implicated in human rights violations in Morocco


New report: The Moroccan state-owned company OCP is polluting the air with its fertiliser factories, thereby harming the health of its employees and of the loca…