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Autor/in: BBC News
Three people affected by asbestos cancer have won a groundbreaking case for compensation in the House of Lords...They were appealing against previous rulings by the Court of Appeal and the High Court denying them compensation on the basis that they...
- Mit Bezug auf: Cape/Gencor lawsuits (re So. Africa)
Autor/in: Friends of the Earth
Campaigners dressed in chemical suits and pollution masks and carrying chemical spray packs marked ‘top secret’ will be outside the High Court on Wednesday. They will be protesting against chemical company Aventis’ attempt to keep safety data on one of...
- Mit Bezug auf: Pesticide company's legal bid to keep toxic secrets [UK]
- Betreffende Unternehmen: Aventis (now part of Sanofi)
Autor/in: Erin Prelypchan, Reuters
[criticism of Asian Development Bank for funding project which was intended to clean up polluted canals, but dumps toxins on mussel farms, making the seafood dangerous to eat and nearly impossible to sell]
- Schwerpunkte: Maritime Industry
Autor/in: UN Wire
The U.N. Economic and Social Council's Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues today begins its first annual two-week meeting at U.N. headquarters in New York, bringing together indigenous leaders and civil society representatives...The body is charged...
- Mit Bezug auf: INDIGENOUS PEOPLES: U.N. Forum Meets For First Time
Autor/in: interview of Joseph Stiglitz, by Sonia Mikich, in Monitor
As the world is becoming more integrated, globalization has occurred, we have more needs that need to be fulfilled at the global level, we have needs in terms of financing the war against AIDS and other international diseases, the war against terror,...