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Licence to Launder

Publication | May 27, 2014 at 5:00

The oil palm plantation being developed by Herakles Farms in the southwest region of Cameroon – an area of great biodiversity surrounded by five protected areas – illustrates what happens when irresponsible companies are not held accountable to...

New Report: US Company Destroys African Rainforest for Palm Oil

Media release | February 19, 2013 at 9:00

New York, February 19, 2013 –Today, Greenpeace has released a new report that shows that a palm oil plantation planned by New York-based agribusiness Herakles Farms in Cameroon will cause massive carbon emissions and the destruction of habitats...

Endangered Chimpanzees Threatened by U.S. Palm Oil Project

Media release | August 8, 2013 at 9:00

Washington DC, August 8, 2013 – The endangered Chimpanzee stands to have swathes of its forest habitat in Cameroon destroyed if a U.S. company's controversial plans to establish an industrial palm oil plantation in the area are not stopped.

Forest Clearing, Cameroon.

Image gallery | November 19, 2012

Landgrabbing in Cameroon: the Story of Herakles Farms

Video | February 19, 2013 at 11:04

Industrial scale palm oil production is coming to Africa and it’s bad news for the coastal rainforest of Cameroon.

Delight to Disappointment as Herakles Farms’ Suspension Order Lifted

Blog by Amy Moas | June 7, 2013

The last couple of weeks have been tumultuous working to protect the communities and wildlife threatened by a palm oil plantation in Cameroon. Below my colleague Irene Wabiwa, on the ground in Cameroon, gives a great account of the struggle … ...

Delight to Disappointment as Herakles Farms’ Suspension Order Lifted

Blog by Amy Moas | June 7, 2013

The last couple of weeks have been tumultuous working to protect the communities and wildlife threatened by a palm oil plantation in Cameroon. Below my colleague Irene Wabiwa, on the ground in Cameroon, gives a great account of the struggle … ...

Gorilla in an enclosure at Mefou National

Image | November 25, 2006 at 18:00

Gorilla in an enclosure at Mefou National Park. The park is run by Cameroon Wildlife Aid Fund to conserve and protect primates that are under threat from poaching and deforestation.

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