German solar developer faces demonstration in Bangladesh

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Ib Vogt and its local partner are facing protests from farmers who claim a planned 207-acre PV project site will destroy their livelihoods by occupying fertile fields. March 15, 2021 Syful Islam German renewables company Ib Vogt GmbH, and local partner AG Agro Industries Ltd, are facing demonstrations as they endeavor to set up a […]

Far right moves to smash farmers in India

Indian farmers have been met with state repression

Indian farmers have been met with state repression (Pic: Indranil Aditya/NurPhoto/PA Images) A coalition of far right thugs, police and government ministers are out to smash the Indian farmers’ movement. A huge “tractor protest” last week put thousands on the streets across the country as part of a fight against new agriculture laws introduced by […]