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05 Feb 2016 Africa News
Sierra Leone : la justice protège l’investissement agro-industriel
Six personnes ont été condamnées à des peines de cinq et six mois de prison pour avoir détruit 40 palmiers à huile appartenant à l’entreprise Socfin.
24 Nov 2015 RTBF
Socfin pointé pour des pratiques douteuses que le groupe belge conteste
La culture extensive de l'huile de palme dans le monde pose de gros problèmes de déforestation et certains exploitants ne respectent pas les principes directoires mis en place au niveau de l'OCDE. C'est le cas notamment de la société luxembourgeoise d'origine belge Socfin.
11 Sep 2015 Trends
Que font les riches familles belges d'AB InBev avec leur argent ?
AB InBev est actionnaire du Natural Resources Value Fund, une sicav luxembourgeoise qui a acheté 10.000 hectares de terres agricoles et de forêts en Roumanie.
09 Sep 2015 BHRRC
Colombia: NGOs allege palm company Poligrow has contributed to forced displacement & land grabbing; opponents have received death threats
Poligrow did not respond saying that they cannot issue a public statement pending resolution of a lawsuit against the authors of the allegations.
31 Aug 2015 Scoop
More land goes into foreign hands for dairying
European interests extending their dairy holdings in New Zealand are among the latest land sale approvals for foreign buyers, says New Zealand First.
26 May 2015 ReAct
Au Luxembourg, Bolloré et la Socfin comptent les bénéfices pendant que les conflits perdurent autour des plantations en Afrique et en Asie
Le 27 mai, l’assemblée générale de la Socfin se tient au Luxembourg alors que des rassemblements des riverains privés de terres par les plantations de la Socfin revendiquent leurs droits.
26 May 2015 ReAct
In Luxembourg, Bolloré and Socfin count their profits while conflicts persist in their African and Asian plantations
On 27 May, Socfin shareholders meet in Luxembourg while local communities deprived of their lands from Cambodia to Côte d'Ivoire mobilise for their rights.
25 May 2014 Le Figaro
Le Gabon prépare l'après-pétrole
Au Gabon, il n'y a pas que l'or noir.
10 Aug 2013 Semana
Colombia: Tenedores y cuchillos
Escribe Néstor Humberto que el gobierno o la Procuraduría podrán anular las operaciones que acumulen baldíos “siempre que estén registrados en los folios de matrícula con su respectiva restricción”. O sea que si no figura en los papeles, es legal.
03 Jul 2012 SR Fund
The SR Fund offers long term SIPP investors a multitude of benefits
The new Luxembourg-registered Sustainable Resources Fund boasts anticipated potential returns of at least 15% per annum on forestry, agriculture, biomass and land.
12 Oct 2011 Reuters
Sierra Leone arrests 39 in oil palm land lease dispute
Sierra Leone authorities have arrested 39 protesters in the south of the West African nation, following tensions between the local population and a unit of Socfin, owned by France's Bolloré Group
12 Oct 2011 Awoko
Conflict in Pujehun over land
Socfin Agricultural Company is embroiled in serious land lease agreement tussle that has the tendency to ignite conflict between foreign investors and locals.


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