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EJOLT Presentation at Sciences-Po Paris Law School

By Vigin√≠a Branco and Amanda Blank On the 14th of October, Philippe Roman & Virg√≠nia Branco of Universit√© de Versailles St-Quentin-en-Yvelines (UVSQ) presented EJOLT to students enrolled in the Human Rights, …

Digging Deep Corporate Liability. Environmental Justice strategies in the world of oil.

By Amanda Blank With the progressive decline of oil resources, oil companies have responded to increasing global demand with new forms of technology, expanding the oil frontier into increasingly remote and …

EJOLT workshop on Ecologically Unequal Exchange and Ecological Debt

Invitation and call for papers from the¬†Human Ecology Division, Lund University, Sweden for a workshop on 27-28 March 2014. The Human Ecology Division, Lund University, is pleased to invite EJOLT partners …

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Support Mapping Environmental Justice Conflicts in the United States

By Alejandro Colsa, Bernadette Grafton, Katy Hintzen and Sara Orvis. As students at the University of Michigan‚Äôs¬†School of Natural Resources and the Environment¬†we consider ourselves lucky to be part of an …

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NORWICH DECLARATION ON ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE:

Money Can‚Äôt Buy Environmental Justice THIS DECLARATION EMERGED FROM A WORKSHOP HELD AT THE UNIVERSITY OF EAST ANGLIA IN NORWICH, ENGLAND ON JUNE 20-22, 2013, ON GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE. WE, AN INTERNATIONAL …

Vacancy at ICTA in field of political ecology

We are offering a post-doc fellowship on the field of political ecology at ICTA, Universitat Aut√≤noma de Barcelona (Barcelona, Spain). Please, distribute the call to your colleagues. The European Network for …

Call for papers for a Special Issue on “mining conflicts and environmental justice”

The¬†growth in consumption and production¬†has escalated the need for energy and raw materials, with resource use reaching exceptionally high levels worldwide. Contrary to beliefs that the economy will decouple from …

EJOLT’s networking and policywork

In June, EJOLT collaborators were pursuing dissemination of research results in European policy and academic circles. This work is less mediatised, but our readers might occasionaly want to hear on …

How to Yasunize the world: Don’t burn the Unburnable Fuels

On May 9, for the first time ever, the world‚Äôs longest-running, high-precision instrument to record atmospheric CO2 hit the 400ppm level. 275ppm was the norm before the industrial revolution. The …

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Crude Justice & Ecocide in the Niger Delta

By Leah Temper. Oil permeates our existence. From water bottles, plastics, fuels and paints to fertilizers, fabrics and solvents. Yet despite its ubiquity, the reality of the infrastructure behind oil extraction …


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