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130+ Organizations Demand A Just Harvey Relief Effort Without Subsidies for Fossil Fuel and Petrochemical Companies

For Immediate Release September 21, 2017 Organizations in the Gulf and across the country released a joint statement today... Read More

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Fueling Plastics: New Research Details Fossil Fuel Role in Plastics Proliferation

Massive Petrochemical Investments Could Lock In Flood of New Plastics for Decades FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 21, 2017 Washington,... Read More

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CIEL Statement on San Francisco and Oakland Lawsuit Against Five Carbon Majors to Abate the Costs of Sea Level Rise

September 20, 2017 Today, the cities of San Francisco and Oakland filed a groundbreaking lawsuit against five major carbon... Read More

Blog

Unbearably Hot, Wet, Windy, and Burning: Science Shows Us Who is Liable for the Earth’s New Normal in an Age of Climate Consequences

September has offered a sobering glimpse of the growing frequency and intensity of extreme weather patterns and their horrifying...

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European Governments Must Decide Whether Environmental Democracy is a Key Value for the Twenty-First Century

This month, governments and civil society from Europe and Central Asia will gather in Montenegro to consider the state...

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Negotiators should eliminate NAFTA’s corporate power grab

Today, negotiators from the United States, Mexico, and Canada completed the second round of NAFTA negotiations in Mexico City....

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

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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