Advocacy

Report: How French banks fuel deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon

Advocacy, Environment and Climate, Front page, Press release-en, Reports

Paris, Novembre 28, 2022 – As deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest has hit its highest level in over 15 years, a new...

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Focus on: Can the proposed European Directive on the Duty of Vigilance close the corporate accountability gap?

Advocacy, Research and Studies, Strengthening corporate accountability advocacy

6 September 2022 – Last February, the European Commission published a proposal for a directive on “corporate sustainability due...

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Activists call for EU to tip the scales on new human rights and sustainability rules for business

Advocacy, Front page, Press release-en, Strengthening corporate accountability advocacy

Paris, 6 September 2022 – Today, activists set up ‘scales of justice’ in front of the Justus Lipsius building in Brussels to ask EU...

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Socfin/Bolloré plantations: rising profits, ongoing repression

Advocacy, Environment and Climate, Front page, Labor rights and Modern slavery, Press release-en

Paris, 24 May 2022 – From Sierra Leone to Nigeria, through Cameroon, Guinea and Ivory Coast, communities living near the industrial...

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CASE: EU Anti-SLAPP Initiative Encouraging, All Eyes On Member States

Advocacy, Front page, Press release-en, Protecting the public debate advocacy

Brussels, 28.04.2022 – The European Commission’s proposals represent a crucial first step forward in the fight against SLAPPs in...

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Directive on Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence: the proposal finally unveiled by the Commission must be improved

Advocacy, Environment and Climate, Front page, Labor rights and Modern slavery, Press release-en, Strengthening corporate accountability advocacy

Paris, 23 February 2022 – After many delays, the European Commission has just published its proposal for a directive imposing a corporate...

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Creating a Public Authority to Enforce the Duty of Vigilance Law: A Step Backward?

Advocacy, Environment and Climate, Labor rights and Modern slavery, Legal Doctrine Articles, Research and Studies, Strengthening corporate accountability advocacy

Sherpa publishes an analysis and recommendations with respect to the potential creation of an authority in charge of enforcing the French...

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Towards EU Legislation on Corporate Accountability: the Need to Address Environmental Harms

Advocacy, Environment and Climate, Research and Studies, Strengthening corporate accountability litigation

Lucie Chatelain from Sherpa and Paul Mougeolle from Notre Affaire à Tous wrote an article, “Towards EU Legislation on Corporate...

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“Mining with meaning”: the content of vigilance plans is still insufficient according to a new study published by Sherpa

Advocacy, Environment and Climate, Front page, Press release-en, Reports, Research and Studies

Paris, October 29, 2020 – In a study on vigilance in the supply chains of minerals used in the energy transition, Sherpa highlights...

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Time to rethink – Stop the EU-Mercosur agreement!

Advocacy, Protecting the public debate litigation

Paris, 29 June 2020 – Negotiations between the EU and Mercosur countries (Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay), underway for over...

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