Canadian Court Denies UDAPT Request for Chevron Canada to Respond for Environmental Crime in Ecuador. Affected Ecuadorians Appeal before the Supreme Court

UDAPT – Unión de los afectados y afectadas por las operaciones petroleras de Texaco – Ecuador

  Quito, May 23, 2018. – Through a ruling issued today, the Court of Ontario dismissed the evidence presented by the affected Ecuadorians to link the capitals of Chevron Canada and Chevron Corporation. The decision of this Court will be appealed before the●●●

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Colonialism, borders and justice should be in our conversation about migration

Global Justice Now

  Dorothy Grace Guerrero           Despite the end of historical colonialism – brought about by successful struggles for independence and liberation by former colonial territories in the South and their establishment of post-colonial governments – the●●●

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VIDEO: Resistance against fracking in San Martín César, Colombia

Corporation in Defense of Water, Territory and Ecosystems (CORDATEC)

      In 2015, ConocoPhillips and CNE Oil & Gas (Canacol Energy) obtained contracts for the exploration and production of unconventional fossil fuels (fracking) in the municipality of San Martín, César, Colombia.   Local organizations in San Martín, led●●●

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Indigenous Leaders from Ecuador United in Confronting Oil Giant Chevron in Ontario Court

Union of the affected people of Chevron-Texaco (UDAPT)

  OTTAWA and TORONTO, April 16, 2018 /CNW/ – On April 17 and 18, the Court of Appeal for Ontario, will be the setting in which Ecuadorian plaintiffs will demonstrate that Chevron Canada has a patrimony connection with Chevron Corporation, which would allow the Indigenous and peasant●●●

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UN Declaration on Peasants’ Rights: Challenging Neoliberal Globalization and Corporate Impunity

Focus on the Global South

  Joseph Purugganan     Presentation delivered at the Regional Consultation, Training, and Meeting of La Via Campesina Collective on Human Rights, 27 March 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia   On behalf of Focus on the Global South let me begin●●●

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Atlas of Utopias: another world is possible, and is already happening

Transformative Cities

  The Atlas of Utopias is a global gallery of inspiring community-led transformation in water, energy and housing.   The atlas features 32 communities from 19 countries who responded to TNI’s Transformative Cities initiative which seeks to learn from cities●●●

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Multinationals pay lower taxes than a decade ago

Financial Times

  Big multinationals are paying significantly lower tax rates than before the 2008 financial crisis, according to Financial Times analysis showing that a decade of government efforts to cut deficits and reform taxes has left the corporate world largely unscathed.●●●

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