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Calling on the World Bank to report to the UNPFII

FPP welcomed the opportunity during the 16th Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues to support IWGIA in raising important issues to the attention of the Forum regarding the issuance of waivers by the World Bank to key safeguard policies, including in the case of an investment into agricultural development in Tanzania.

Violence escalates against the Sengwer of Embobut Forest, Kenya

Shortly after a visit from an EU delegation last week, Kenya Forest Service (KFS) guards based at Tangul, Kipsitono and Maron KFS camps carried out intensive evictions according to Sengwer witnesses, with KFS allegedly having since burnt down over 90 Sengwer homes and destroyed their property.

How can the EU WaTER Project help secure, not undermine, human rights in Kenya?

There is increasing concern from local, national and international civil society about the human rights implications of the EU’s €31 million Water Tower Protection and Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Project (WaTER) that is focused on an area of Kenya with a history of deeply troubling human rights issues.

¿Cómo puede el proyecto WaTER de la UE ayudar a garantizar, no socavar, los derechos humanos en Kenia?

Las implicaciones que el programa de la UE para la protección de depósitos de agua y de mitigación y adaptación al cambio climático (proyecto WaTER) pueda tener para los derechos humanos generan una preocupación creciente dentro de la sociedad civil local, nacional e internacional. Dicho proyecto de 31 millones de euros, se centra en un área de Kenia con un historial de problemas de derechos humanos enormemente preocupantes.

Comment le projet WaTER de l’UE peut-il contribuer à garantir les droits humains au Kenya et non à les saper ?

Les implications du projet de l’Union européenne pour la protection des châteaux d’eau et l’atténuation et l’adaptation climatiques (Water Tower Protection and Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Project - WaTER), d’un montant de 31 millions d’euros et qui porte sur une région du Kenya connue pour son passé inquiétant en matière de droits humains, préoccupent de plus en plus la société civile locale, nationale et internationale.

Bagaimana Proyek Air Uni Eropa dapat membantu mengamankan, bukannya melemahkan, hak asasi manusia di Kenya?

Terjadi peningkatan kekhawatiran di kalangan masyarakat sipil lokal, nasional dan internasional tentang implikasi pada hak asasi manusia dari proyek UE senilai € 31.000.000, yaitu Water Tower Protection and Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Project (WaTER), atau Proyek Perlindungan Menara Air dan Mitigasi dan Adaptasi Perubahan Iklim, yang difokuskan pada suatu daerah di Kenya yang memiliki sejarah buruk dalam masalah hak asasi manusia.