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Oslo launch summary – a great success

The Darker Side of Green – a great success launching at the House of Literature, Oslo. Over 35 people from a diversity of NGOs, Universities, Government and the company Green Resources attended the launch of the report today in Oslo. Attendees included representatives from the Norwegian Forum for Environment and Development (a coalition of 55 NGOs), the Norwegian Trade Campaign

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Environmental destruction

“…the company doesn’t care about killing animals, they only care about killing weeds.” (Senior woman, Mayuge district) Despite engaging in forestry plantation operations in Uganda since 1996, Green Resources’ Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) was only officially approved by the National Environment Management Authority in 2008.[i] The EIS requires Green Resources to work according to a Forest Management Plan, as well as

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