SOCFIN under scrutiny over alleged abuses and malpractices in Africa despite pledges to clean up its act
Friday, February 22nd, 2019
Recent reports have shed light on land rights violations and other abuses allegedly committed by SOCFIN in Africa. Despite commitments made by the firm to change its behaviour, the reports reveal that communities affected by SOCFIN agricultural activities continue to face an uphill battle to have their land and human rights respected.
Palm oil firm desecrates religious sites and clears forest in Liberia
Thursday, October 20th, 2016
A major palm oil firm has desecrated religious sites and polluted water supplies in Liberia, in the latest in a series of rights violations, according to the NGO Global Witness.