Skip to Main content


Ecological distribution conflicts as forces for sustainability: an overview and conceptual framework

Posted by Nick on

Can ecological distribution conflicts turn into forces for sustainability? A new paper from Arnim Scheidel, Leah Temper, Federico Demaria and Joan Martínez-Alier addresses in a systematic conceptual manner the question of why, through whom, …

Environment, Pollution and Health – is China different?

Posted by Nick on

By Mariko Karlsson. If “cancer villages” and pollution related deaths are common in China, it’s not due to ignorance – but due to the lack of power. Political ecologists at …

Blockadia map reveals global scale of anti-fossil fuel movement

Posted by Nick on

By Alice Owen and Daria Rivin.As world leaders were flying out to Germany to negotiate climate action at COP23, activists begin blockading a nearby coal mine as part of a …

How oil exploration is adding to Mali’s security woes

Posted by Nick on

By Julie Snorek. Mali is one of the least developed countries in the world, with nearly half the population living near the poverty line. In the past six years, the …

France destroys North Niger. Will the EU or UN act?

Posted by Nick on

By Nick Meynen. Tens of thousands of people in Niger’s Arlit are exposed to often deadly radiation coming from the uranium mines around the city. AREVA, owned by the French …

New video tutorial on how to use the Ej-Atlas best

Posted by Burag Gurden on

University of East Anglia’s Massive Open Online Course on Environmental Justice has a 6-minute video tutorial on the Ej-Atlas.If you find it hard to maneuver in the Ej-Atlas, this tutorial …

The great cost of land grabbing in Mozambique’s Tete Province

Posted by Burag Gurden on

By Burag Gurden. Similar versions of this article has been originally published by Pambazuka on 31 August and by Words in the Bucket on 13 September.Moatize, Mozambique – Earlier this …

New Environmental Justice MOOC (a free online course) run by the University of East Anglia and Future Learn.

Posted by Burag Gurden on

The Global Environmental Justice research group at UEA has developed a free online course on Environmental Justice which starting in October 2017. The MOOC highlights the EJ Atlas too, with …

New Youtube Channel on Degrowth & Environmental Justice Vocabulary

Posted by Burag Gurden on

EnvJustice Youtube ChannelThe EnvJustice project launched an Environmental Justice playlist on Youtube, where you can find EnvJustice Project members and pioneers from the global environmental justice movement explaining some terms …

The palm oil crisis in Nigeria – and beyond

Posted by Burag Gurden on

By Burag Gurden. This article has been published by The Ecologist on 8 September.The use and spread of palm oil is beyond imagination; from cooking and manufacturing to pharmaceuticals and …

Page 5 of 50« First...34567...102030...Last »