Société Générale drops out of the Alpha Coal project
After more than a year of campaigning by Les Amis de la Terre (FoE France), Bizi! and Attac France, Société Générale announced on December 5th, 2014 that it had "suspended" its advisory mandate with GVK Hancock on the Alpha Coal project, a giant coal mine + railway + port project in Australia. The official announcement came one day before the third national day of action targeting Société Générale across France. Read more.