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8000 signatures for the protection of the Carpathian forests

8000 signatures for the protection of the Carpathian forests

13.11.2018

The Bruno Manser Fund presented the Ukrainian Embassy in Bern with an appeal to preserve the Carpathian forests.

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Police brutally dismantled peaceful blockade against water pollution

Police brutally dismantled peaceful blockade against water pollution

30.10.2018

Sarawak NGO SAVE Rivers reported about the arrest of 11 villagers for blockading an oil palm as well as a rock quarry company that polluted their land in the Mukah area. Read the full press release by SAVE Rivers:

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Penan village successfully protects forest from logging

Penan village successfully protects forest from logging

15.10.2018

The small Penan village of Long Tevenga on Borneo saved their forest from timber extraction with unconventional means.

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Forest Carpathians: Bruno Manser Fonds lobbies in Brussels

Forest Carpathians: Bruno Manser Fonds lobbies in Brussels

27.09.2018

This week, a Ukrainian delegation together with the Bruno Manser Fonds met with Members of the European Parliament in Brussels to mobilise against the planned construction of a mega ski resort. Several hundred hectares of primary forest are under threat. The Ukrainian oligarch suspected to be behind the project lives in Geneva.

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Taib family firm is seeking a gag order against BMF

Taib family firm is seeking a gag order against BMF

20.08.2018

Sakto Corporation wants Swiss court to prohibit money-laundering allegations

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MACC should stop giving excuses on Taib inaction

MACC should stop giving excuses on Taib inaction

05.07.2018

Malaysian anti-corruption urged to reopen Sarawak corruption probe

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Free Svydovets - Stop the mega-ski resort in the Carpathians!

Free Svydovets - Stop the mega-ski resort in the Carpathians!

20.06.2018

Illegal logging and corruption threaten Ukraine's last primeval forests

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Penan demand acknowledgement of their nomadic livelihood

Penan demand acknowledgement of their nomadic livelihood

08.06.2018

The Penan speak out against their discrimination as hunters and gatherers: the law should not only acknowledge rights to farmland but also to forest.

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Bruno Manser Fund calls for investigation of Cahya Mata Sarawak takeover

Bruno Manser Fund calls for investigation of Cahya Mata Sarawak takeover

22.05.2018

Sarawak Governor’s family accused of fraudulent takeover

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NGOs take fight against Malaysian kleptocrat to the highest OECD level

NGOs take fight against Malaysian kleptocrat to the highest OECD level

18.05.2018

Global coalition of 116 NGO’s complain to OECD Secretary General Angel Gurría about Canada’s failure to hold Sarawak Governor’s family firm accountable – Canadian government accused of breaking OECD rules to protect a real estate empire linked to Malaysian politician Abdul Taib Mahmud from public scrutiny

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Bruno Manser Fund willing to cooperate with new Malaysian government on Taib corruption

Bruno Manser Fund willing to cooperate with new Malaysian government on Taib corruption

17.05.2018

Swiss NGO replies to Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s call to show the evidence on the Sarawak Governor’s corrupt practices – Malaysian prosecutors left earlier NGO letter on Taib family unanswered

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Swiss lawmakers say Malaysian government never claimed confiscated 1MDB profits

Swiss lawmakers say Malaysian government never claimed confiscated 1MDB profits

13.03.2018

Civil society representatives lobby in Bern for the fair and transparent return of $104million to the Malaysian public

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Great success for the tropical forest +++ Palm oil to be excluded from the planned free trade agreement

Great success for the tropical forest +++ Palm oil to be excluded from the planned free trade agreement

28.02.2018

The large Chamber of the Swiss Parliament adopted on Wednesday evening a motion by SVP National Councilor Jean-Pierre Grin for the exclusion of palm oil from the planned free trade agreement with Malaysia with 140:35 votes.

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Canadian court rejects disclosure of Taib family finances

Canadian court rejects disclosure of Taib family finances

06.02.2018

Judge says private prosecutor cannot have more powers than the police

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Sarawak activists to attend Toronto court hearing on Taib finances

Sarawak activists to attend Toronto court hearing on Taib finances

30.01.2018

Ontario Superior Court of Justice to hear case on $200 million real estate group linked to Sarawak Governor Abdul Taib Mahmud

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