Report | 02-12-2014
Mubende Uganda Peasants' Rights

Parallel Report to the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights on Uganda

The Parallel Report to the CESCR is titled "Human Rights violations in the context of Kaweri Coffee Plantation in Mubende (Uganda)"

This Parallel Report was submitted by FIAN Germany in cooperation with FIAN International Secretariat during the Pre-session of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) on Uganda in December 2014.

It draws the attention of the Committee to illegal eviction against the affected communities in Mubende (Uganda) due to a coffee plantation of a local company Kaweri Coffee Plantation Ltd., a 100% subsidiary of the Neumann Kaffee Gruppe (NKG) based in Hamburg (Germany). The eviction and its consequences have been thoroughly documented by FIAN since 2002 and other different sources.

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Parallel Report UGA CESCR54 E168 K