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Press release: European Union: Rules for Batteries Should Cover Bauxite, Copper, Iron

(Brussels, April 28, 2022) -- The European Union’s proposed batteries regulation should require importers and manufacturers to source the bauxite, copper, and iron used in batteries responsibly, a coalition of 13 organizations said today. The coalition...
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Press Release: Another step toward opaque undemocratic trade

EU Commission will propose to split the already problematic EU-Mexico trade agreement 30. Juni 2021, Brussels, Berlin, Madrid, Amsterdam: Information on an EU Commission proposal that has been leaked to the signing organisations shows once again how undemocratic...
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Civil society calls for transparency on the companies subjected to the European Union’s Regulation on the supply of 3TG minerals

(Brussels, BE) The EU Regulation on the responsible supply of tin, tungsten, tantalum and gold (3TG) from conflict-affected and high-risk areas (CAHRA) is a crucial first step towards supply chains free from human rights abuse. The EU Regulation on the...
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Despite Commission promise, new list of energy infrastructure ‘projects of common interest’ prioritises climate-wrecking fossil gas

Joint Press Release by 350.org, Corporate Europe Observatory, Counter Balance, PowerShift, Gastivists, Justice and Environment and Food & Water Europe. Brussels, 24 November – Today, the European Commission presented its third “Projects of Common...
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