human rights abuses Archive

PepsiCo Severs Ties With IndoFood, Indonesia’s Largest Palm Oil Supplier, Over Human Rights Abuses

Consumer Group Responds Demanding PepsiCo Adopt Uniform “No Deforestation, No Peat, No Exploitation” Palm Oil Policy Late last week, PepsiCo announced that it would stop sourcing palm oil, either directly or indirectly, from Indofood, one of Indonesia’s largest palm oil companies, over ongoing human rights abuses. Earlier this year, PepsiCo suspended direct sourcing of palm

Taiwan’s fisheries plagued by human rights abuses and shark finning – Greenpeace investigation

Taipei, 14 April  2016 – A year-long Greenpeace East Asia investigation into Taiwan’s distant water tuna fisheries has exposed Illegal shark finning, labour and human rights abuses, as well as Taiwan’s failure to adequately address issues such as murder and drug smuggling at sea. The findings released today in a Greenpeace East Asia report come