CIDSE Highlights No.28, November - December 2016
European and US development funds are bankrolling palm oil company Feronia Inc despite land and labour conflicts at its plantations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). New information now raises questions as to whether the Canadian-based company misused millions of taxpayer dollars destined for international aid by way of companies connected to a high-level DRC politician.
Travel with CIDSE throughout its five-year long journey to advocate for a fair international development framework. Find out what the main achievements and obstacles have been and where we have landed at the end of the process.
Small Family Farmers: at the Heart of the Climate Justice, a Development and Peace publication,November 2016 (available in EN − FR)
Realizing the SDGs in the EU’s External Activities. Report of policy lunch held by sef: in cooperation with CIDSE at the Representation of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia to the EU (Brussels, 7 November 2016)