Blog: Environmental Justice

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New Report – UN Body Alarmed By Mining Waste Disasters Worldwide

New Report – UN Body Alarmed By Mining Waste Disasters Worldwide

(13 November 2017 – London-Washington-Ottawa). An international coalition of non-governmental organizations support the recommendations of a new report released today by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), which urges governments and industry to act to stop deadly and damaging mining spills worldwide. UNEP calls for an urgent UN …

PR: New legislation on conflict minerals, a missed opportunity for the European Union

New legislation on conflict minerals, a missed opportunity for the European Union

On Thursday, the European Parliament will vote on the law on the responsible sourcing of minerals, a regulation aimed at ensuring that revenues from minerals imported into the European Union do not finance infringements of Human Rights and armed conflicts around the world. Civil society organizations have already

Postings on our blog “Environmental Justice” are in German

Header des alten Blog: Hier wächst was! Und zwar Gras

We are sorry, but we are publishing in German only on our Blog “Umweltgerechtigkeit”, meaning “Environmental Justice”. Of course, some quotes, studies or video clips we use are in English. But we don’t have the time for a full translation of postings.

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