The climate negotiations in Bonn, Germany (4-15 June) evidenced once again that climate change negotiations are being dominated by... Read More
The Corner House.
This report argues that those looking to achieve a greener and more democratic energy future, should see energy and... Read More
Infrastructure projects, such as the building of highways, railways, ports and airports, installations for the extraction of oil, gas and... Read More
Korinna Horta, in UNRID, The Politics of Resource Extraction.
The World Bank-supported Chad-Cameroon Oil & Pipeline project would... Read More
Cambodia’s biggest national park, Botum Sakor, will now host a 340-km2-infrastructure project led by the real-estate company from... Read More
Acción Ecológica (in Spanish, with English subtitles)
Neither free, nor prior, nor informed. An independently produced video exposes the... Read More
“They consider us the periphery of the periphery”
Before entering into a discussion of the profound changes taking place in... Read More
FSC Watch .
In July 2010, Suzano Pulp and Paper bought the biotechnology company FuturaGene, which for the past 8 years has been carrying... Read More
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is pivotal for creating demand and the conditions for widespread privatization in virtually every sector... Read More
Small farmers and indigenous organizations around the world are confronting a deep reduction of the world’s farmland and the processes of... Read More
In a world characterized by sluggish economic growth, Africa is often presented as the continent of the future, with average growth of... Read More
Letter to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rightsurging it to call on the government of Ecuador to fully comply with the... Read More
Mapuexpress (in Spanish)
After more than five years of hard-fought struggle against the HidroAysén energy mega-project, which would have... Read More
Much has been written about the plunder of biodiversity and other natural resources from Africa, in particular where negative... Read More
If you asked someone to list some of the main causes of rainforest deforestation, they would probably mention, for example, logging,... Read More
Social movements celebrate historic vote at the United Nations Human Rights Council: UNHRC moves away from voluntary standards and towards... Read More
Infrastructure: the backbone for the devastation of forests and territories Read More
The Permanent Peoples Tribunal (PTT) was held with social movement from all over the world and the Peoples’ Treaty on Transnational... Read More