Senate Briefing – Private Investment as a Driver of Deforestation – Washington, DC – September 5, 2018

On September 5, 2018 the Office of U.S. Senator Brian Schatz, Friends of the Earth, and Amazon Watch held a briefing entitled, “Private Investment as a Driver of Deforestation:  Senate Briefing on Exposure of US Investment to Deforestation, Corruption, and Governance Risks.”  The briefing took place in the Senate Russell Building in Washington, DC. Civil Society […]

Friends of the Earth International – “Land grabs and human rights violations exposed in Liberia ahead of global development summit” – February 1, 2013

In a statement released on February 1, 2013 three Liberian NGOs – Friends of the Earth Liberia (SDI – Sustainable Development Institute), Save My Future Foundation (SAMFU) and Social Entrepreneurs for Sustainable Development (SESDev) – demanded “a comprehensive reform program for the agriculture sector which takes into account community livelihoods and recognizes their rights to […]