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3 June 2015

India: Bhopal Gas Tragedy survivors stage protest urging govt to clean up toxic waste

Author: International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal

On the occasion of World Environment Day residents from the neighbourhood of Union Carbide’s abandoned factory in Bhopal demonstrated against the Indian government’s failure in removing thousands of tons of poisonous waste for the last 19 years....

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25 May 2015

India: Modi govt completes 1 year, bhopal gas victims have nothing to cheer, says activists

Author: Guneet Narula, International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal

At a press conference...survivors of the December ‘84 Union Carbide gas disaster, condemned the NDA government for its failure to secure justice and provide rehabilitation during its one year rule. The conference was organized jointly by five Bhopal...

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13 April 2015

Indian Govt. should have done more to secure extradition of former Union Carbide CEO from USA over Bhopal disaster, says journalist

Author: Narayan Lakshman, Hindu (India)

“Did India take US snub on Bhopal case lying down?” 4 Apr 2015...

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10 April 2015

Mexico: Legal victory against companies challenging Genetically Modified Maize ban

Author: Devon Peña, Sustainable Pulse

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9 March 2015

USA: 379 businesses & organizations submit statement to US Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage

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4 March 2015

Academics explore development of legally binding ways to address corporate abuses of human rights

Author: Stéfanie Khoury & David Whyte, Univ. of Liverpool

"New Mechanisms of Accountability for Corporate Violations of Human Rights", 3 Mar 2015...

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23 February 2015

India: UNEP offers to carry out comprehensive assessment of the contamination of Union Carbide hazardous waste in Bhopal

Author: Hindustan Times

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has indicated possibility of undertaking a comprehensive scientific assessment of contamination due to the toxic waste left in the abandoned Union Carbide factory in Bhopal, gas survivors’ organisations...

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23 January 2015

Amnesty International wants Obama to talk about Bhopal gas tragedy

Author: Press Trust of India

Ahead of his visit to India, a human rights group has asked the US President, Barack Obama, to speak about the Bhopal gas tragedy while promoting his country’s business interests during the trip. Even after 30 years, people continue to suffer from the...

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23 January 2015

Why Prime Minister must raise issue of Dow’s liability for Bhopal disaster with the US President

Author: Gopal Krishna, ToxicsWatch Alliance

Now that Barack Obama, President of USA will be in New Delhi as chief guest on the Republic Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi must raise the issue of accountability of Dow Chemicals Company...He must raise the issue of fugitive corporations Union...

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22 January 2015
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En décembre 1984, une fuite de gaz d'une usine d'Union Carbide faisait des dizaines de milliers de morts dans la ville de Bhopal en Inde. L'Observatoire des multinationales publie un dossier complet qui revient sur cette catastrophe qui affecte toujou...

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