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Guatemalan Public Prosecutor’s Office Asked to Investigate Murder of Environmental Defender by Nearly 3,000 People from 59 Countries

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2017 Washington, DC – Today, a letter was delivered to the Public Prosecutor’s office in... Read More
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EU Supports Toxic Regulations, Immediately Creates Loopholes to Undermine Them

CIEL Statement on the 8th Conference of the Parties (COP) of the Stockholm Convention May 5, 2017 At the 8th... Read More

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CIEL Statement on ExxonMobil’s Request for Russian Sanctions Waiver

On Wednesday, the Wall Street Journal reported that ExxonMobil has applied to the Secretary of the Treasury seeking a... Read More

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Understanding the Role of Civil Society at the Toxics “Triple COP” Convention

From April 24 to May 5, 2017, Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam, and Stockholm Conventions (BRS) met for the...

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Public Participation Both Winner and Loser at UN Climate Negotiations in Bonn

By Erika Lennon and Sébastien Duyck Undeterred by the political posturing of the US government, the United Nations climate...

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NAFTA 2.0? What does a renegotiated NAFTA mean, and what can we do about it?

In January, Donald Trump officially withdrew from the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Today, he notified Congress of his intention to “modernize” and renegotiate the North...

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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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Amicus Curiae Brief on the Request for an Advisory Opinion by the Republic of Colombia to the Inter-American Court of Human Rights

The Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL) and the Vermont Law School Center for Applied Human Rights presented this amicus... Read More

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