Friends of the Earth Cardiff - palm oil http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/taxonomy/term/750/all en Murder over Guatemala's palm oil fields http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/murder-over-guatemalas-palm-oil-fields <p><img width="400" height="259" src="/files/foecardiff/images/_Rigoberto_Lima_Choc.jpg" alt="Rigoberto Lima Choc" /></p> <p>On September 18, environmental activist Rigoberto Lima Choc was murdered in Northern Guatemala. This happened just after a court upheld charges he filed denouncing massive pollution caused by a palm oil company called Reforestadora de Palma de Petén (REPSA).</p> <p><a href="http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/murder-over-guatemalas-palm-oil-fields">read more</a></p> http://www.foecardiff.co.uk/content/murder-over-guatemalas-palm-oil-fields#comments Corporate accountability Guatemala human rights palm oil pollution South America Fri, 02 Oct 2015 14:58:29 +0000 Chris 599 at http://www.foecardiff.co.uk