NACLA: How pension fund giant TIAA is investing in environmental and human rights abuses in Latin America

“During the past decade, TIAA has become the largest global investor in farmland and agribusiness, accumulating over 1.6 million acres worldwide. In Brazil, TIAA is accused of evading national laws restricting foreign investments in farmland, and in Guatemala, TIAA-linked investments are denounced as contributing to environmental destruction and human rights violations in palm oil operations.” Read more

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