They Call it Multistakeholderism. Where Does That Leave the UN?

PassBlue

  Harris Gleckman   Global governance is slipping away from the United Nations.   Whether it is in managing the Internet, where the UN’s governing structure offers only an advisory role for governments; or climate change, where the most exciting●●●

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Life in Flames

OBSERVATORIO BOLIVIANO DE CAMBIO CLIMÁTICO Y “DESARROLLO”

  Elizabeth Peredo Beltrán  (Bolivia) Translated by: Mark Cramer (Paris)     These days I am immersed in rage, pain and despair. The Amazon is in flames, the Chiquitanía is gravely wounded and beneath the fires, many of our hopes●●●

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Activists flay RSPO certification ahead of Accra palm oil forum

Environews Nigeria

  Friends of the Earth Africa groups have described the convergence of oil palm plantation companies under the aegis of Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) holding their 3rd Africa Sustainable Palm Oil Conference in Accra, Ghana from August 20●●●

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REPORT: “Manipulative Ways – How International Corporations Seize the Natural Resources of Latin America”

The Democracy Center

      The powers of multinational corporations touch the lives of virtually every community on Earth and in profound ways.   Across Latin Americas the race is on for the region’s natural resources and giant international corporations stand at●●●

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Save the Date! Week of Peoples Mobilisation (12-19 October 2019)

Global Campaign

    SAVE THE DATE! WEEK OF PEOPLES MOBILISATION 12 – 19 October 2019   2019 WILL BE A DECISIVE YEAR FOR THE BINDING TREATY ON TRANSNATIONAL CORPORATIONS AND HUMAN RIGHTS!    We call to mobilise worldwide on 12th October to denounce●●●

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Statement of the Global Campaign on Draft 1 (UN Binding Treaty)

Global Campaign

  Open letter to the Member States of the Organization of the United Nations 23 July, 2019   Re: Publication of the “Revised Draft” for the negotiation of the “Legally Binding Instrument to Regulate, within the framework of International Human●●●

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Cancel Oceana Gold’s Mining Contract Now! Respect the people’s will! Stop illegal operations in Didipio mines!

Alyansa Tigil Mina (ATM)

  Environmental and human rights groups in the Philippines support the resistance led by the Didipio Earth Savers Movement (DESAMA) and Didipio-Watch against destructive and irresponsible mining in Nueva Vizcaya.  We call on all international groups to express their solidarity●●●

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