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Departure of William Bourdon

Le 17 November 2019

 Sherpa Departure of William BOURDON Paris, November 17, 2019 – Sherpa announces the departure of William Bourdon from the Board of Directors. He remains Founding President of the association.  A lawyer at the Paris Bar, he founded Sherpa in 2001, accompanying its development as President until 2017. For many years, he was Sherpa’s voice and […]

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Lafarge Holcim’s reputation at risk over alleged links with Isis

Le 19 March 2017

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Publish in Financial Times, March 19th Company rejects ‘concept’ of terrorist financing and says employee safety ‘priority’ Business partner of Isis and financier of terrorism. It is not an accusation a leading European industrial group would welcome. But it is one that has been used to describe LafargeHolcim, the Swiss-listed cement company as it faces allegations […]

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Advocacy

Le 20 May 2015

Sherpa carries out advocacy actions with policy makers and economic actors in order to change the law, public policies and practices of public and private actors in order to prevent and redress human rights abuses. The main lines of Sherpa’s advocacy are relayed particularly with the help of the various organisation’s platforms of civil society […]

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Procedures & Milestones : Michelin in India, the civil society is heard?

Le 20 November 2014

July 10, 2012: Submission of the NCP by Sherpa, Tamil Nadu Land Rights Federation – TNLRF (India), Thervoy Grama Makkal Munnerta Nala Sanga (India) CCFD – Terre Solidaire (France), Confédération Générale du Travail – CGT (France)20/09/2012 : Acceptance of admissibility of the entry by the NCP; November 16, 2012: Petition against Michelin put on line: available […]

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From 12 to 16 October 2014 |The Ninth African Development Forum

Le 13 October 2014

9eme Forum développement de l'Afrique
Sophie Lemaître, responsible for the Illicit Financial Flows programme, will represent Sherpa at the Ninth African Development Forum. She will give a talk about the theme “Illicit financial flows and governance of natural resources” on 15 October.  The theme of the Ninth African Development Forum (AFD IX) is “Innovative financing for Africa’s transformation”. The Forum […]

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