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Minamata Convention Enters into Force, Mercury Bans Become International Law

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 16, 2017 Today, the Minamata Convention, the world’s first legally binding global agreement to reduce... Read More

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As NAFTA Negotiations Open, Doors Close on Transparency

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 16, 2017 Today, negotiations for NAFTA begin. This comes amid an unfortunate, but now predictable,... Read More

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Report: CETA Threatens European Union Pesticide Protections

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 6, 2017 Report: CETA Threatens European Union Pesticide Protections Washington, D.C. – A new report... Read More

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Latest Red Flag for Investors: Climate Lawsuit for the Commonwealth Bank of Australia

On August 7, 2017 two shareholders of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) filed suit in the Federal Court...

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Aramco Opens, Fossil Fuel Age Closes

The Saudi government, in an effort to modernize and diversify the economy of Saudi Arabia, is planning to bring...

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Arctic Shipping: New Environmental and Human Rights Risk

As a direct result of climate change, the Arctic is warming at a much faster rate than the rest...

Publications

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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Delivering on the Paris Promises: Combating Climate Change while Protecting Rights

The adoption and the rapid entry into force of the Paris Agreement constituted a significant step towards a global... Read More

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Analysis of OECD WPMN Dossiers Regarding the Availability of Data to Evaluate and Regulate Risk (Dec 2016)

   ANALYSIS OF OECD SUBSTANCE TESTING PROGRAMME NANOMATERIALS DOSSIERS The Sponsorship Testing Programme of the Working Party on Manufactured... Read More

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