EU-Canada Trade and Investment Deal Fails its First Democratic Test

For Immediate Release October 21, 2016 Brussels, Belgium — Today, Belgium rejected the flawed EU-Canada trade and investment deal, which... Read More
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ICSID Tribunal Finds in Favor of Government of El Salvador in Arbitration Process

There are No Winners in Pacific Rim Mining Company vs El Salvador Investor-State Arbitration Subverts Democracy   FOR IMMEDIATE... Read More


Romania’s government agrees to a complete lack of transparency in the Rosia Montana arbitration case

For Immediate Release October 5, 2016 Rosia Montana/Romania – In late September 2016, the arbitration for the Gabriel Resources vs.... Read More


The Growing Climate Rights Movement

As the international community prepares for the Paris Climate Agreement to take effect on November 4, there are many...
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World Bank President Snubs Community Concerns at Public Forum

By Kelsey Alford-Jones of the Center for International Environmental Law and Preksha Kumar of the International Accountability Project For...
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Is the EU its own worst enemy in trade and investment agreements?

This week, the latest round of the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations are underway in New York....
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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