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Issues Of The Environment: Commemorating 30 Years Of The Environmental Justice Movement

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Original article available at WEMU. By DAVID FAIR • FEB 17, 2021  The concept of environmental justice can be traced back to the 1970’s.  But, it wasn’t until the 1990’s when themovement …

Post-doctoral call to join EJ Team at ICTA-UAB

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Open Call BEATRIU DE PINOS POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP at ICTA-UAB ICTA-UAB would like to invite post-doctoral researchers to apply to the Beatriu de Pinós programme (BP 2020) of the Catalan Agency for Management of …

EnvJustice condemns recent arrest of young climate activist Disha Ravi by Indian authorities

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The Indian government is eroding the democratic rights of its citizens and undermining the ecological and social concerns of its people.In a show of force, the Delhi police unjustifiably put …

Losing Ground: A series of interviews on conservation conflicts in India

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In this series of 3 interviews with The Bastion, our researcher Eleonora Fanari with the Kalpavrisk team – India, discuss their findings in our most recent thematic map. The interviews touch …

Gendered geographies of violence: a multiple case study analysis of murdered women environmental defenders

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By Dalena Le Tran, Joan Martinez-Alier, Grettel Navas, Sara MingorriaAbstractThis study illustrates how, despite the diversity of women environmental defenders and their movements around the world, there are near-universal patterns …

Seven main collective articles from the EJAtlas & EnvJustice project

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1) Mapping the frontiers and front lines of global environmental justice: the EJAtlas, by L Temper, D Del Bene, J Martinez-Alier. 2015. Journal of Political Ecology 22 (1), 255-278. https://doi.org/10.2458/v22i1.211082) Is …

Movements shaping climate futures: A systematic mapping of protests against fossil fuel and low-carbon energy projects

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By Leah Temper, Sofia Avila, Daniela Del Bene, Jennifer Gobby, Nicolas Kosoy, Philippe Le Billon, Joan Martinez-Alier, Patricia Perkins, Brototi Roy, Arnim Scheidel and Mariana WalterAbstractIn this article we undertake a systematic mapping …

Iron ore peripheries in the extractive boom: A comparison between mining conflicts in India and Brazil

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By Beatriz Macchione Saes and Arpita BishtAbstractThe emerging economies of India and Brazil experienced a strong increase in iron ore extraction during the late commodities boom. Despite similar extraction trends, these economies followed …

Talk renewables, walk coal: The paradox of India’s energy transition

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By Brototi Roy and Anke Schaffartzik (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)AbstractCoal is on the rise in India: despite the devasting impacts of the climate crisis, the awareness for land and forest …

NEW Thematic Map – Losing ground: How are India’s conservation efforts putting the local communities in peril?

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By Eleonora Fanari. Biodiversity around the world is decreasing at an alarming rate. We are currently facing a ‘sixth mass extinction’ and governments and international bodies are planning to take action. The …


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