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Trade Ministers Discuss Halting or Reforming the US-EU Trade Talks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 23 September 2016 Trade Ministers Discuss Halting or Reforming the US-EU Trade Talks Brussels, Belgium —... Read More
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Statement of CIEL President Carroll Muffett on SEC announcement of investigation into ExxonMobil’s climate change exposure and accounting practices

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 20, 2016 Today, the SEC announced an investigation into ExxonMobil’s climate change exposure and accounting... Read More
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Statement of Carroll Muffett on the US House Science Committee Hearing on its Subpoena Power

September 14, 2016 Chairman Lamar Smith of the US House of Representatives Science Committee will hold a hearing today... Read More
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A Toxic Threat to Human Rights

This week, on the tenth anniversary of the illegal dumping toxic waste by the Probo Koala cargo ship in...
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Voice for the People – A project for trade and democracy

Voice for the People (V4P) is a network of organizations and individuals dedicated to the idea that globalization can...
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A Deadly Shade of Green – Article 19 and CIEL Release Report on the Dangerous Situation Facing EHRDs in Latin America

In Latin America, environmental human rights defenders (EHRDs) are increasingly targeted for raising concerns about the potential impacts of...
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The Right to a Healthy Environment in the Convention on the Rights of the Child (August 2016)

In a written submission to the Day of General Discussion on Environment at the Committee on the Rights of the... Read More
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Un Verde Mortal: Amenazas contra los Defensores y Defensoras de los Derechos

América Latina es con creces la región más peligrosa del mundo para los defensores y defensoras de los derechos... Read More
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A Deadly Shade of Green – Threats to Environmental Human Rights Defenders in Latin America

Latin America is, by far, the most dangerous region of the world for environmental human rights defenders (EHRDs). The... Read More