The village women taking on the palm oil giant

Award-winning Cameroonian journalist Madeleine Ngeunga and Fern’s Indra Van Gisbergen recently visited villages in the shadow of Socapalm’s oil palm plantations to see if issues driving the dispute between locals and the company are being resolved.

Les bâillonnés (2/2)

Depuis 10 ans, une vingtaine de procès ont été intentés contre des journalistes et des médias français qui enquêtent sur les investissements du groupe Bolloré en Afrique.

Bollore's Belgian friend in court

With Socfin in the firing line of several non-governmental organisations, this latest legal twist was the subject of much discussion at the company's annual general meeting, which was held on 30 May at the Parc Belair hotel in Luxembourg.