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Ravensdown's Western Sahara story rebutted

Saturday, 18 January 2020, 12:21 pm | Western Sahara Campaign

Western Sahara Campaign-NZ enlisted the support of Western Sahara Resource Watch (WSRW) to question and comment on Ravensdown’s stated position in its press release of the 11th of December 2019, “Two sides to the Western Sahara story”. https://www.ravensdown.co.nz/in-the-community/two-sides-to-the-western-sahara-story More >>

Lyttelton protest puts pressure on Ravensdown and Balance

Monday, 9 December 2019, 2:03 pm | Western Sahara Campaign

A cross section of New Zealand civil society took to the water of Lyttelton Harbour today to protest the arrival of yet more phosphate rock extracted from occupied Western Sahara.  Whilst this protest targeted a vessel being used by Ravensdown it is important ... More >>

A voice from Western Sahara in New Zealand

Thursday, 26 September 2019, 10:31 am | Western Sahara Campaign

Western Sahara Campaign NZ announces the arrival, on Wednesday the 2nd of October, in New Zealand of Tecber Ahmed Saleh from Western Sahara.Tecber Ahmed Saleh lives in the Saharawi refugee camps in south-west Algeria and will visit New Zealand to ... More >>

Western Sahara and Ravensdown’s CEO

Tuesday, 2 July 2019, 12:24 pm | Western Sahara Campaign

Western Sahara Campaign-NZ note with some surprise that Ravensdown’s Greg Campbell has been named the 2019 Primary Industries Chief Executive of the Year at the inaugural Primary Industries Awards. More >>

Cargo of Western Sahara phosphate returned

Friday, 14 July 2017, 12:36 pm | Western Sahara Campaign

The Moroccan state company OCP, on the 13th of July, has decided to drop defending the, New Zealand bound, detained conflict phosphate rock cargo in South Africa. OCP has realised that it could not defend the indefensible and walked away giving the ... More >>

Ballance phosphate cargo detained

Friday, 16 June 2017, 1:32 pm | Western Sahara Campaign

Western Sahara Campaign notes that the High Court of South Africa has continued the detention of a cargo of phosphate rock bound for Ballance Agri-Nutrients, in New Zealand, from occupied Western Sahara. More >>

Ballance continue to plunder Western Sahara

Friday, 2 June 2017, 1:46 pm | Western Sahara Campaign

The Western Sahara Campaign-NZ notes a new development in the saga of Ballance Agri-Nutrients imports of phosphate rock from occupied Western Sahara. More >>

Phosphate importer faces questions after ship impounded

Saturday, 6 May 2017, 4:03 pm | Western Sahara Campaign

Western Sahara Campaign-NZ notes that the people of Western Sahara would like some questions answered in the aftermath of a cargo of phosphate being impounded in South Africa. The vessel NM Blossom was stopped by court order in the South African port ... More >>

NZ now second biggest importer of plundered phosphate

Thursday, 27 April 2017, 10:33 am | Western Sahara Campaign

The Western Sahara Campaign-NZ expresses its disappointment that New Zealand is now the second biggest importer of plundered Western Sahara phosphate. The illegally exploited phosphate rock is the Moroccan government’s main source of income from ... More >>

Western sahara pays a price for New Zealand's festive season

Thursday, 24 November 2016, 12:39 pm | Western Sahara Campaign

The Western Sahara Campaign-NZ notes that yet another cargo of Western Saharan phosphate will arrive in New Zealand without returning any benefits to the people who own the resource. More >>

NZ businesses continue to profit from Western Sahara occupation

Monday, 7 November 2016, 1:50 pm | Western Sahara Campaign

The Western Sahara Campaign-NZ expresses is disappointed that two New Zealand businesses Ravensdown and Ballance will continue to profit from the occupation of Western Sahara. A new report from Western Sahara Resource Watch (WSRW), Powering the Plunder, looks ... More >>

NZ businesses continue to plunder Western Sahara's phosphate

Tuesday, 12 April 2016, 4:14 pm | Western Sahara Campaign

The Western Sahara Campaign-NZ expresses is disappointment that two New Zealand businesses Ravensdown and Ballance continue their import of phosphates from occupied Western Sahara last year. Western Sahara Resource Watch (WSRW) today launched its ... More >>

Morocco defying the United Nations in Western Sahara

Thursday, 24 March 2016, 11:16 am | Western Sahara Campaign

Morocco defying the United Nations in Western Sahara - New Zealand must help the people of Western Sahara. More >>

Security Council accused of hypocrisy over Western Sahara

Friday, 29 April 2011, 11:28 am | Western Sahara Campaign

UN Security Council Resolution 1979 on Western Sahara passed yesterday by the Security Council for the first time recognises the need to improve human rights in the disputed Territory, but failed to respond to South Africa and Nigeria’s calls to establish ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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