Vulture funds

The newsletter n°49 of the CETIM is now available

This newsletter reviews the recent initiatives in September at the UN to oppose "vulture funds" as well as the presence in November in Geneva of La Vía Campesina leaders to support the Declaration on the rights of peasants during the informal consultations organized in the Palais des Nations. You will also find in this bulletin […]

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External debt: vulture funds opposed at the UN

In September 2014, the Human Rights Council adopted a resolution proposed by Argentina that condemns vulture funds and requests the Advisory Committee to produce a report on the impacts of their activities on human rights. At the same time, the UN General Assembly also adopted a resolution on vulture funds and decided to launch negotiations […]

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