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Investigation resumes in the case of concealment of Liberian blood timber v. DLH: an important step forward in the defense of Human Rights

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Press release – 29 March 2018 Investigation resumes in the case of concealment of Liberian blood timber v. DLH: an important step forward...

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Ill-gotten gains: request for an investigation in Canada.

-Press release-en, Corruption and embezzlement, Strategic litigation

PRESS RELEASE, March 1st, 2018  Ill-gotten gains: Sherpa and the Canadian Coalition against Ill-Gotten Gains collectively request an...

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Zapotec community of Unión Hidalgo notifies OECD about probable human rights violations perpetrated by transnational company EDF

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PRESS RELEASE OF THE NGO ProDESC Mexico City, 8th of February 2018 Zapotec community of Unión Hidalgo notifies OECD about probable human...

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VINCI: Sherpa will file a complaint with a claim for criminal indemnification following the closing of the case by the public prosecutor

-Press release-en, Labor rights and Modern slavery, Strategic litigation

February 6 2018 PRESS RELEASE VINCI: SHERPA WILL FILE A COMPLAINT WITH A CLAIM FOR CRIMINAL INDEMNIFICATION1 FOLLOWING THE CLOSING OF THE...

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Sherpa, React, Mediapart, Le Point & l’Obs facing a defamation suit filed by one of Bolloré’s company, Socfin

-Press release-en, Advocacy, Protecting the public debate

January 25 2018 Public hearings will take place on the 25th and 26th of January before the 17th Chamber of the High Court of Paris....

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Op-ed – We won’t be silenced by Bolloré gag suits!

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We won’t be silenced by Bolloré gag suits! Today, a court in Paris will begin hearing the defamation suit that the Luxembourg-based...

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Samsung target of a lawsuit that would expose human rights violations

-Press release-en, Labor rights and Modern slavery, Strategic litigation

Sherpa and ActionAid France – Peuples solidaires new lawsuit would reveal violations of workers’ fundamental rights in the...

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Transnational Law Seminar Series: ‘The case of LafargeHolcim in Syria’

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Marie-Laure Guislain, head of litigation at Sherpa’s Globalisation and Human Rights Program, will intervene at King’s College...

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Equatorial Guinea Trial Casts Spotlight on Scrappy French Watchdog

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Voices of America, November 11th   PARIS — For Sherpa, a scrappy French monitoring group that is thinly staffed, no multinational...

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Organisations Ask Prime Minister Trudeau To Take Action on Corruption

-Press release-en, Advocacy, Corruption and embezzlement

(Paris/Ottawa, October 30, 2017) French anti-corruption organisation Sherpa and Canadian mining watchdog MiningWatch Canada today released...

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Involvement of the BNP Paribas in the Tutsi genocide in Rwanda : Opening of the legal inquiry and nomination of an investigation judge

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 Involvement of the BNP Paribas in the Tutsi genocide in Rwanda : Opening of the legal inquiry and nomination of an investigation judge...

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7-8 September | International Corporate Accountability Roundtable Seventh Annual Meeting and Reception

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Sandra Cossart, head of programmes at Sherpa, will participate at the International Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR) Seventh...

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The International Monsanto Tribunal : publication of the ensuing legal opinion

-Press release-en, Advocacy, Strengthening corporate accountability

The International Monsanto Tribunal is a unique “Opinion Tribunal” convened by civil society to clarify the legal obligations...

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Petition on BNP Paribas and the Rwandan Genocide Against the Tutsi : We have Already Obtained Almost 150 000 signatures!

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Paris, 6 July 2017 On 29 June 2017, while Sherpa, the SCRC and Ibuka France brought a suit against BNP Paribas for complicity in genocide,...

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SLAPPs brought by VINCI against Sherpa: A New Victory

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Paris, 4 July 2017 On 28 June 2017, the Paris Cour of Appeal rejected VINCI’s suit alleging that Sherpa had violated its presumption of...

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