Author: Administrateur Sherpa

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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French construction giant Vinci under judicial investigation for its construction sites in Qatar

Front page, Labor rights and Modern slavery, Press release-en, Strengthening corporate accountability litigation

Paris, 10 November 2022 – A few days before the 2022 World Cup kick-off, French construction giant Vinci Construction Grands Projets...

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French oil company Perenco sued over environmental damage in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Environment and Climate, Front page, Press release-en, Strengthening corporate accountability litigation

Paris, November 9, 2022 – Sherpa and Friends of the Earth France, supported by the  Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA-US),...

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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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Complaint for complicity in war crimes in Yemen: How could French arms companies be linked to the conflict in Yemen?

Front page, International crimes, Strategic litigation, Strengthening corporate accountability litigation

27 September 2022 – On 2 June 2022, Sherpa, alongside Mwatana for Human Rights and the European Centre for Constitutional and Human...

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Climate change: Paris and New York join the legal action against TotalEnergies

Front page, Press release-en

Paris, September 21, 2022 – Paris and New York officially joined the coalition of organisations and local authorities that took...

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West Africa: one year of the Vigilance project, 30 organisations trained on corporate responsibility

Front page, Strengthening corporate accountability advocacy

14 September 2022 In order to fight human rights and environmental abuses by companies in French-speaking Africa, Sherpa and its partners...

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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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Bolloré case: associations’ victory in the Cameroonian palm oil case confirmed

Front page, Non classé-en, Press release-en

Versailles, 9 June 2022 – The legal battle initiated by the associations to force Bolloré to remedy the human rights violations...

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