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Madagascar fisheries ravaged by foreign plunder

  by Wonder Chinhur. Source: (AP/Binsar Bakkara) Ten years ago he and his two brothers would harvest 60 kilograms of sardines every week, earning US$370 during good times. …

Let them eat carbon! The corporate plan to cook Africa in its own fossil fuels

  By Nnimmo Bassey & Sheila Berry Source: The Ecologist If you have ever wondered about what is blocking action against climate change, consider this. …

The Hague Rules Against Chevron in Ecuador Case

Source: ChevronToxico The international court ruled in favor of Ecuador in its case against the U.S. oil giant for causing one of the world’s greatest environmental disasters. The International Court of Justice …

Summer School on Degrowth and Environmental Justice

ICTA UAB has the pleasure of inviting you to the second edition of the summer school on degrowth offered by ICTA¬†and Research & Degrowth, this year with environmental justice as …

Environmental Justice documentary: “We are here to stay”

We are here to stay! is a new LaMCA-EJOLT documentary where scholars, activists and people suffering environmental injustices provide their views and testimonies on environmental justice. LaMCA is the environmental …

Food Banks: Canned Justice or Fuel For activism

By Aaron Vansintjan. Philippe* is the truck driver of a food bank in Montr√©al, Canada. Twice a week he drives to the headquarters of Moisson Montr√©al, the largest food bank …

Obituary for Prof. Rajni Kothari

Prof. Rajni Kothari‚Äôs life and work will continue to guide and inspire People‚Äôs Movements. This is a tribute from The National Alliance of People‚Äôs Movements. ‚ÄúPeople‚Äôs movements are based on deep …

Soma, Ermenek, Yirca: Can Anti-Coal Activists Defend Coal Miners and Olive Farmers?

By Ethemcan Turhan. The coal-mining town of Soma in the western Aegean region of Turkey hardly made headlines until last May. A mining disaster that took the lives of 301 …

Communities Unite to Say Yes to Life, No to Mining

By Hannibal Rhoades. Healthy land, water, air and life-sustaining livelihoods are good enough reasons for many communities around the world to resisting particular mining activities. A new web platform, inspired by …

Help Mexican citizens fight GM corn

Grrrowd is a new crowdfunding movement supporting legal ‚ÄúDavid versus Goliath‚ÄĚ actions to defend social, environmental and economic rights worldwide. They want to realise “Justice powered by the crowd”. One …

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