Honduras is notoriously the most deadly country for land rights activists, including the farmers fighting to retain their land from the palm oil industry. Now, some of those farmers have sued a branch of the World Bank over hundreds of human rights violations.
Honduran farmers sue World Bank private lending arm over human rights violations
Palm oil companies acknowledge human rights abuses in Guatemala
Palm oil production has a history rife with human rights abuses in countries around the world, and Guatemala is no…
Palm oil production tied to revolutionary ruling of ‘ecocide’ in Guatemala
The cultivation of palm oil has long been blamed for the pollution of rivers, destruction of forests and the displacement…