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Civil society demands action, not words, on nanotechnology

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 26 April 2016 NGOs, consumer groups and research organisations have expressed disappointment with the European Commission’s... Read More
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New Documents Reveal Oil Industry Knew of Climate Risks Decades Earlier Than Suspected; Suggest Coordinated Efforts to Foster Skepticism

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 13, 2016 Media Contact: Carroll Muffett, President: cmuffett@ciel.org, 202.742.5772 Amanda Kistler, Communications Manager: akistler@ciel.org, 202.742.5832... Read More
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Declaration: Precautionary Approach Critical on Waste Containing Nanomaterials

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 13 April 2016 Declaration: Precautionary Approach Critical on Waste Containing Nanomaterials (Geneva) – In today’s Declaration... Read More
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How we learned “what they knew”

The document trove which we call “Smoke And Fumes” actually began under a different name. Internally, the project was...
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Glass Half Full? The State of Accountability in Development Finance

The first accountability mechanisms were created more than twenty years ago to allow people and communities negatively affected by...
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Defending Defenders: Advocating for the Duty to Protect Human Rights and Environmental Defenders

One month has passed since the assassination of Berta Cáceres. Over the course of that month, the Honduran Government...
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Glass Half Full: The State of Accountability in Development Finance (Jan 2016)

Real development respects human rights and is shaped by the people it is designed to benefit. However, ‘development’ – the... Read More
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Second Workshop Summary: Lifecycle perspective of nanomaterials (Dec 2015)

The second workshop organised as part of the nanotechnology project funded by the Villum Foundation and the European Commission... Read More
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The Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Environment: An Assessment of Commitments and Trade Agreement Enforcement (November 2015)

On October 5, 2015, the White House issued a statement by the President on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement... Read More

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