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cameroon palm oil workers complain about dire conditions

cameroon palm oil workers complain about dire conditions

Palm oil in Cameroon : the Bolloré group sued by NGOs in an

Palm oil in Cameroon: French courts must order the group to respect its commitments for residents and workers of the Socapalm plantations While the palm oil plantations of Socfin, a company of the Bolloré group, brings 306 million euros in turnover in 2018, Bolloré refuses to implement measures to improve the living and working conditions on

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Palm oil body says it finds exploitative labor practices at

A global palm oil industry watchdog rapped Malaysia's biggest palm oil producer, FGV Holdings <FGVH.KL>, for "exploitative" labor practices, dire living conditions for its workers and lax

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The Fruits Of Their Labour: Abuse In The Palm Oil Industry

The palm oil industry is not only a major contributor to climate change but also the stage for persistent human rights violations. These take place on plantations that supply some of the world's biggest businesses, including well known beauty brands. Unbeknown to many, the consumption of palm oil is a daily practice for most of us. A highly

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Palm oil body says it finds exploitative labor practices at

A global palm oil industry watchdog rapped Malaysia's biggest palm oil producer, FGV Holdings <FGVH.KL>, for "exploitative" labor practices, dire living conditions for its workers and lax

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'If they take our lands, we'll be dead': Cameroon village

In May 2019, several NGOs filed a lawsuit against Bolloré, alleging the companies have failed to implement agreed-upon measures to improve living and working conditions on its plantations in Cameroon. The outcome of the case is still undecided.

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US Customs and Border Protection bans palm oil imports

"It's abhorrent that palm oil workers have continued to live in forced labor conditions simply so these companies can make increasing profits by paying illegally low prices for palm oil. For all these years these companies have refused to pay for remediation or publicly cut ties with FGV, so now the U.S. government has acted for them.

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SG Sustainable Oils Cameroon PLC (SGSOC) in South West

of crude palm oil and 40,000 MT of palm kernel oil per year. SGSOC plans to export a portion of its palm oil production, while leaving some for domestic consumption in Cameroon 'depending on market conditions.' By December 2012, SGSOC had planted four palm nurseries and cleared over 60 hectares of forest to this end. The company has

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CDC, Pamol Plantations Bleed As Anglophone Crisis Worsens

Ndian, Lobe and Bai in Meme Division, where they specialize in the production of palm oil. Pamol also specializes in the production of rubber which covers a total land surface area of about 10,300 hectares and a capital of approximately 1.874 billion pumped in by the government of Cameroon highest share and para-public and private companies.

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We demand justice and safety for workers on Socfin's rubber

We demand justice and safety for workers on Socfin's rubber/oil palm plantations during the Covid-19 pandemic Dear board members and shareholders, We, the undersigned, are writing you in regards to the conditions of workers on the Socfin plantations as well as the conditions of neighboring communities, in particular during the current Covid

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Sustainable palm oil and conservation in Cameroon

ZSL works in Cameroon to raise awareness of the importance of sustainable palm oil production in Africa, and to ensure that the expansion of the industry does not result in the destruction of primary and high conservation value forests and their associated wildlife, and secures local community and indigenous people's livelihoods.

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Oil Palm Development in Cameroon - Panda

Current expansion of palm oil in Cameroon Due to increased global demand for palm oil and suitable conditions for oil palm development, Cameroon has witnessed a sharp rise in investor enquiries seeking land to plant oil palms since 2009. It is believed that at least 6 companies are currently trying to secure over 1 million hectare of land for the

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Cameroon: Palm oil labourers complain of terrible conditions

On a palm oil plantation in southwestern Cameroon's Dibombari district, men gather palm nuts with long, heavy poles, beads of sweat forming on their brow. They say their work is difficult and they receive only a small salary. Some are young, perhaps as young as 14. One worker wears sandals as he gathers the palm nuts.

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GRAIN | Bolloré group sued by NGOs in an unprecedented legal

Palm oil in Cameroon: French courts must order the group to respect its commitments for residents and workers of the Socapalm plantations. While the palm oil plantations of Socfin, a company of the Bolloré group, brings 306 million euros in turnover in 2018, Bolloré refuses to implement measures to improve the living and working conditions on

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The palm oil company at the centre of a bitter land rights

Local residents complain expansion plans by Socapalm, Cameroon's biggest palm oil company, will take over land that belongs to them. In pictures: Life in and around a palm oil plantation in Cameroon

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Demand justice for exploited palm oil workers in Procter

These "contractors" withhold workers' passports, overcharge them for food and necessities, and refuse to let them leave plantations without written permission. That oil, harvested by migrant workers forced to endure dire living conditions, goes into Head & Shoulders, Pantene and Herbal Essences shampoo, and other products we use every day.

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Cameroon In Crisis: West Africa Palm Oil and US, China

On November 3, 2015, West African farmer and activist Nasako Besingi of Cameroon was convicted of four criminal counts against a controversial palm oil company operating in the country. But a coalition of environmental and human rights organizations is denouncing the charges, urging authorities to stop what they call the repression of Besingi and other activists. Such is the West African State

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farmlandgrab.org | We demand justice and safety for workers

We, the undersigned, are writing you in regards to the conditions of workers on the Socfin plantations as well as the conditions of neighboring communities, in particular during the current Covid-19 pandemic. Even before this current Covid-19 crisis, many people in the communities and among the workers lived in a crisis-like situation.

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Palm Oil: The Ingredient Behind Human Rights Abuses and Eco

Palm oil is found in 50% of all consumer goods. And it's killing the environment. By Reynard Loki, Independent Media Institute 7 min read In May, the village Ijaw-Gbene in southern Nigeria was burnt to the ground, leaving more than 80 people without homes. According to a report by Chief Ajele Sunday, the spokesman of the people … Continue reading Palm Oil: The Ingredient Behind Human

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CDC, Pamol Plantations Bleed As Anglophone Crisis Worsens

Ndian, Lobe and Bai in Meme Division, where they specialize in the production of palm oil. Pamol also specializes in the production of rubber which covers a total land surface area of about 10,300 hectares and a capital of approximately 1.874 billion pumped in by the government of Cameroon highest share and para-public and private companies.

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Palm oil giant FELDA sanctioned over worker trafficking

More serious charges included housing workers in "dire" conditions, supplying them with contracts in languages they could not understand, forbidding them from terminating their contracts, and...

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Life in and around a palm oil plantation in Cameroon – in

Palm oil company at centre of bitter land rights struggle in Cameroon Victoria Schneider and Dylan Collins in Cameroon Mon 27 Jul 2015 08.39 EDT Last modified on Thu 15 Oct 2020 09.32 EDT

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Palm Oil | Cameroon Development Corporation

Palm Oil CDC produces averagely between 18,000 – 19,000 tons of low Free Fatty Acid Palm Oil and about 600 tons of palm kernel oil annually, from three mills at Mondoni, Idenau and Illoani. All the palm oil is marketed locally in three packaging units (1L bottle, 5L jug and 20L jug).

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