Speech of Rachna Dhingra, International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal, India at the Public Eye on Davos 2005
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Author: Rachna Dhingra, Intl. Campaign for Justice in Bhopal
Today at World Economic Forum Dow is talking about “Taking Responsibilities for Tough Choices.” Dow knows nothing about Taking Responsibility for Tough choices...[it] has violated the following human rights of people of Bhopal. Right to Life; Right to the highest attainable standard of health; Right to Remedy; Right to adequate standard of living; Right to safe environment.
Author: Dow Chemical
While Dow has no responsibility for Bhopal, we have never forgotten the tragic event and have helped to drive global industry performance improvements...The former Bhopal plant was owned and operated by Union Carbide India, Ltd. (UCIL), an Indian company, with shared ownership by Union Carbide Corporation, the Indian government, and private investors. Union Carbide sold its shares in UCIL in 1994, and UCIL was renamed Eveready Industries India, Ltd., which remains a significant Indian company today.
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