Strengthening Corporate Accountability: Toward an Ambitious European Legislation on the Duty of Vigilance

Advocacy, Front page, Press release-en, Protecting the public debate, Research and Studies, Strengthening corporate accountability

Adopted in 2017 after a long advocacy, the French law on the duty of vigilance is a world first in the fight against the impunity of...

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The agreements concluded by companies before the National Contact Point of the OECD must be respected

Access to justice, Advocacy, Front page, Press release-en, Strengthening corporate accountability

Judicial Court of Nanterre, January 21, 2021 Nanterre, January 21, 2021 – Hearing day in the case initiated against Bolloré by a...

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Opinion – “Zero tolerance for corruption – NGO Sherpa”

Protecting the public debate, Sherpa in the media

This article has been published on Times of Malta on October 16, 2020. On October 16, 2017, Daphne Caruana Galizia was murdered while...

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Sherpa announces the strengthening of its Board of Directors

Press release-en

Paris, November 24th, 2020   – At the end of September, Sherpa’s General Assembly elected four additional members to...

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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

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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Complaint in France against BNP Paribas, Société Générale, Natixis, CIC and Rivage Investment for money laundering and concealment

Front page, Laundering, Press release-en

Paris, October 05, 2020 – On September 30, 2020, Sherpa and the Daphne Caruana Galizia Foundation called on the National Financial...

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Indigenous organisations and NGO coalition warn top French supermarket Casino: do not sell beef from deforestation in Brazil and Colombia – or face French law

Environment and Climate, Front page, Press release-en, Strategic litigation

Paris, 21 September 2020 – An international coalition of associations (Canopée, CPT, Envol Vert, Mighty Earth, Notre Affaire à...

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Continuing opacity: the court denies access to information on perenco’s oil activities

Access to justice, Environment and Climate, Front page, Press release-en

Paris Court of Appeal’s ruling, September 17, 2020 Paris, September 17, 2020 – The Court of Appeal denied Sherpa and Friends of the...

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ILL-GOTTEN GAINS – THE RIFAAT AL-ASSAD CASE: INTERVIEW WITH LAURA ROUSSEAU

Sherpa in the media

This interview has been published on the UNCAC Coalition website on July 4, 2020. Following a complaint filed by the French UNCAC Coalition...

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Sherpa calls for an investigation into the involvement of a former high-ranking French official in a suspicious operation in Guinea

Corruption and embezzlement advocacy, Laundering, Press release-en

Paris, 31 July 2020 – Sherpa has asked the national financial prosecutor’s office to open an investigation into...

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Time to rethink – Stop the EU-Mercosur agreement!

Advocacy, Protecting the public debate

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

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McDonald’s France, Yves Rocher, Nestlé France, France Télévisions, Primark France… 27% of companies would have failed to comply with the French Law on the Duty of Vigilance

Press release-en, Reports

Paris, 29 June - On 27 March 2017, the French Law on the duty of vigilance was enacted. This law is unprecedented and has a clear ambition:...

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