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Procedures & milestones : EIB-Uganda

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March 2007: Agreement by the World Bank to finance the Bujagali hydroelectric dam project in Uganda. The first complaint to the World Bank...

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Procedure & Milestones : Ill-Gotten Gains, Gabon

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

May 2007 and July 2008: The associations Sherpa, Survie, and the Federation of Congolese of the Diaspora file a complaint before the...

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Procedures & Milestones : COMILOG Faces a Group of Former Employees

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November 9, 2007:  867 former employees of COMILOG (beneficiaries), represented by maître Eric Moutet, the lawyer responsible for the...

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Is France doing its best to fight foreign bribery?

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Paris, 28 October 2014 – Two years after the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) recommendations about the...

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Christophe de Margerie, TOTAL’s CEO dies

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Paris, 24 October 2014 – Since the death of Christophe de Margerie on 20 October, a torrent of tributes to his life have been made by the...

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Perenco nominated for the Pinocchio Awards: When local populations pay the price for low cost oil

-Press release-en, Advocacy, Strengthening corporate accountability

Paris, 21 October 2014 – In view of its nomination for a Pinocchio Award in the “Dirty hands, full wallets” category (1),...

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Extractive industries: a missed opportunity for transparency, a victory for pressure groups

-Press release-en, Advocacy, Corruption and embezzlement

Paris, 18 September 2014, Oxfam France / CCFD-Terre solidaire / ONE France / Secours Catholique – Caritas France / Sherpa This afternoon,...

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30 civil society organisations call on members of the French National Assembly to guarantee transparency in extractive and forest industries

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Paris, 15 September 2014 –The Umbrella group Publish What You Pay (PWYP) and the “Plateforme des Paradis fiscaux et judiciaries”...

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Extractive industries: How far will France dare to go to ensure transparency?

-Press release-en, Advocacy, Corruption and embezzlement

Paris, 8 September 2014 – On the occasion of the transposition of the directives adopted by the European Union in June 2013, the Publish...

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Auchan/Rana Plaza: An important yet insufficient first step

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

AUCHAN’S STATEMENT ABOUT ITS DONATION TO THE RANA PLAZA DONOR TRUST FUND: AN IMPORTANT YET INSUFFICIENT FIRST STEP   Paris, 22 August...

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France proves to Europe: bank transparency is possible

-Press release-en, Advocacy, Corruption and embezzlement, Laundering, Tax evasion

1 July 2014 – In July 2013, thanks to civil society’s strong involvement and to the determination of some Members of the French...

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France: helping tax havens in the name of poor countries’ development

-Press release-en, Advocacy, Corruption and embezzlement, Tax evasion

17 June 2014 – A few days before the final passing of the orientation and programming law on development and international solidarity...

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Multinationals and Human Rights: CAC 40 companies give their opinion

-Press release-en, Advocacy, Strengthening corporate accountability

5 June 2014 – 30 companies* responded to a questionnaire on United Nations’ Guiding Principles on Businesses and Human Rights issued by...

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Rana Plaza factory collapse: A preliminary investigation is being launched after a complaint has been filed against Auchan

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Paris, 27 May 2014 – French NGOs Sherpa, Peuples Solidaires and Collectif Ethique sur l’étiquette filed a complaint against French...

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Charges filed against French group Auchan for misleading commercial practices after Rana Plaza collapse

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RANA PLAZA COLLAPSE: AUCHAN ACCUSED OF HAVING DECEIVED ITS CUSTOMERS Paris, 24 April 2014 – One year to the day after the collapse of...

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