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COP23 Fails to Accelerate Necessary Transition, but Delivers Two Silver Linings for Social Dimension of Climate Action

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 17, 2017 BONN, GERMANY – This year’s annual international climate conference concluded with two key... Read More

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New Report Makes the Case for Big Oil’s Climate Liability

Smoke and Fumes: The Legal and Evidentiary Basis for Holding Big Oil Accountable FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 16, 2017... Read More

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Broad NGO Alliance Presents Equity Approach to Unlock Ambition in UN Climate Talks

PRESS RELEASE 13 NOVEMBER 2017 (Bonn, Germany) 13 November, 2017 – As social movements, environmental and development NGOs, trade unions, faith... Read More

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German Court Grants Peruvian Farmer’s Appeal Against RWE

On November 13, a German appeals court agreed to review evidence supporting arguments by Peruvian farmer Saul Luciano Lliuya...

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A Powerful Civil Society Movement Pushes Forward the Treaty to Regulate International Corporations

When it comes to making corporations take responsibility for the human rights impacts of their global operations, voluntary measures...

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Māori Communities Bring Climate Claims against New Zealand under the Public Trust Doctrine

With growing concerns about whether government is adequately responding to the impacts of climate change, citizens worldwide are bringing...

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Smoke and Fumes: The Legal and Evidentiary Basis for Holding Big Oil Accountable for the Climate Crisis

Smoke and Fumes: The Legal and Evidentiary Basis for Holding Big Oil Accountable for the Climate Crisis presents a... Read More

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Fueling Plastics: Series examines deep linkages between the fossil fuels and plastics industries, and the products they produce

Launched on September 20th, 2017, Fueling Plastics, an ongoing investigative series, examining the deep linkages between the fossil fuels... Read More

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CETA Threatens EU and Members States’ Ability to Effectively Regulate the Dangers of Pesticides (July 2017)

The EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) is an agreement between the EU, its Member States, and Canada.... Read More

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