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New York City Takes Bold Steps to Protect New Yorkers from Climate Impacts and Risks // NYC to Sue Five Major Fossil Fuel Companies and Divest from Fossil Fuels

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 10, 2018 Today New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Comptroller Scott Stringer announced... Read More

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UN Initiative Agrees to Spearhead Fight Against Marine Plastic Pollution

December 6, 2017 NAIROBI. Efforts to address global plastic pollution took a significant step forward today as world governments... Read More

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Plastics Industry Knew its Products were Polluting Oceans by 1970s, Then Spent Decades Denying Responsibility and Fighting Regulation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 5, 2017 Washington, DC — A new report released today by the Center for International... Read More

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Hey! Have you been subpoenaed by Exxon yet?

In what has become the go-to intimidation tactic for Exxon and its allies, Exxon has announced that it is...
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Overcoming Obstacles: The Long and Winding Road to Remedy for Communities

Despite claims that development projects are designed to benefit communities around the world, they often do the opposite. Projects,...
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Rosewood, Pangolins, and Whales: CITES Standing Committee Meets in Geneva

On November 27 through December 1, the Standing Committee of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES)...

Publications

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
A World Court for Corporations: How the EU Plans to Entrench and Institutionalize Investor-State Dispute Settlement

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A World Court for Corporations: How the EU Plans to Entrench and Institutionalize Investor-State Dispute Settlement

The European Commission proposal for a global investor court for investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) – known as the Multilateral... Read More

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“Continuous Improvement” in Illegal Practices in the Peruvian Forest Sector

(Español abajo) “Continuous Improvement” in Illegal Practices in the Peruvian Forest Sector reveals that actors are exporting higher levels of... Read More

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