Sudan Divestment

From Roubini Global Economics:

Pressure on China to Divest from Sudan

  • In early 2010, TIAA-Cref, which manages funds for many U.S. pensions, sold its stake in PetroChina, several other Chinese oil companies, and the Indian National Oil company that operate in Sudan. TIAA-Cref had tried to convince the companies to cut their ties with the country, arguing that the agreements prop up the Sudanese government, which has contributed to human rights violations.

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American lawyer who took leave from career and moved family to Nairobi for a year to "help" with democratic development. After stolen '07 election in Kenya and violent aftermath have tried to bring out truth of events for those who care in hope we can improve.

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