Center for International Environmental Law

Type: Organization
Name: Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL)
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

World Bank to roll back safeguards for indigenous people

16th September 2014Activists are warning of a harmful regression in the World Bank's safeguard policies, claiming that proposed changes being considered this autumn could weaken the rights of indigenous people, and others in danger of displacement and ... [Published Ecologist - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

World Bank Tribunal Weighs Final Arguments in El Salvador Mining Dispute

Active Citizens , Civil Society , Economy & Trade , Environment , Eye on the IFIs , Headlines , Health , Human Rights , Latin America & the Caribbean , Natural Resources , Poverty & MDGs , Water & SanitationWASHINGTON, Sep 16 2014 (IPS) - A multilateral ... [Published Inter Press Service - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Concern over World Bank proposals to roll back safeguards for indigenous people

BANGKOK (IRIN) – Activists warn of a harmful regression in the World Bank’s safeguard policies, claiming that proposed changes being considered this autumn could weaken the rights of indigenous people, and others in danger of displacement and abuse as ... [Published Intercontinental Cry - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Concern Over World Bank Proposals to Roll Back Safeguards for Indigenous People [analysis]

Activists warn of a harmful regression in the World Bank's safeguard policies, claiming that proposed changes being considered this autumn could weaken the rights of indigenous people, and others in danger of displacement and abuse as a result of Bank-funded ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Conference Examines Extra-Territorial Human Rights Obligations of States

-- A conference on the role of governments in safeguarding human rights across borders was held this week at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok with the participation of over 160 experts, activists, and political figures from countries including Thailand, ... [Published Focus on the Global South - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Elephant poaching, environmental crime fund African terror groups

Environmental crime such as the poaching of elephants for ivory and the selling of illegal charcoal is helping to finance criminal, militia and terrorists groups, said a report from the United Nations Environment Program released Tuesday.Al-Shabab, the ... [Published CBC - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

independence and transparency of official scientific policy advice in the EU

Chemicals Program CIEL and civil society organizations call for healthy debate on the For Immediate Release19 August 2014CIEL and 27 organizations sent a letter to the new head of the EU Commission today reiterating a call for healthy debate on how ... [Published Center for International Environmental Law - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 2 reports

New investigation finds ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ policy leads to IFC blunders in Honduras human rights scandal

It is simply wrong for the World Bank Group to continue providing loans to corporations that violate the human rights of farmers and their families with total impunity.Juan AlmendarezDirector of Friends of the Earth HondurasAn internal investigation released ... [Published Oxfam International - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Crossroads In Climate Negotiations When Adaptation And Mitigation Meet In Bonn And Lima

Crossroads In ClimateNegotiations When Adaptation AndMitigation Meet In Bonn And LimaAuthor: Stephen LeonardWhile the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change hasn't yet considered identifying linkages between adaptation and mitigation, several ... [Published Ecosystem Marketplace - Aug 11 2014]
First reported May 30 2014 - Updated May 30 2014 - 1 reports

Panels on the Americas at Left Forum in New York City, May 31-June 1, 2015

If you are able to attend the Left Forum conference in New York City this weekend, you might be interested in these panels dealing with Latin America and the Caribbean or related subjects. For more information on the Left Forum and for schedule updates: ... [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - May 30 2014]
First reported May 28 2014 - Updated May 29 2014 - 2 reports

Who pays the bill for climate denialism?

Greenpeace International, along with WWF International and the Centre for International Environmental Law, sent letters to major insurance firms and 35 fossil fuel and other carbon major companies today, asking whether they believed that company ... [Published Greenpeace news - May 28 2014]
First reported May 14 2014 - Updated May 14 2014 - 1 reports

178 Groups Demand Answers About TTIP’s Climate Impact

EcoWatch: Will the U.S. and Europe consider the climate and environment during their next round of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations? Nearly 200 civil society organizations hope so, and wrote about their concerns in a ... [Published Water Conserve: News - May 14 2014]

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World Bank to roll back safeguards for indigeno... [Published Ecologist - Sep 16 2014]
World Bank Tribunal Weighs Final Arguments in E... [Published Inter Press Service - Sep 16 2014]
Concern over World Bank proposals to roll back ... [Published Intercontinental Cry - Sep 07 2014]
Conference Examines Extra-Territorial Human Rig... [Published Focus on the Global South - Sep 03 2014]
Concern Over World Bank Proposals to Roll Back ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 03 2014]
Elephant poaching, environmental crime fund Afr... [Published CBC - Aug 19 2014]
independence and transparency of official scien... [Published Center for International Environmental Law - Aug 19 2014]
New investigation finds ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’... [Published Oxfam International - Aug 13 2014]
IFC Warned of Systemic Safeguards Failures in H... [Published Inter Press Service - Aug 13 2014]
Crossroads In Climate Negotiations When Adaptat... [Published Ecosystem Marketplace - Aug 11 2014]
Panels on the Americas at Left Forum in New Yor... [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - May 30 2014]
Who pays the bill for climate denialism? [Published Greenpeace news - May 28 2014]
Who pays the bill for climate denialism? [Published The Greenpeace weblog - May 28 2014]
178 Groups Demand Answers About TTIP’s Climate ... [Published Water Conserve: News - May 14 2014]
Fact Sheet for Center for International Environ... [Published Able2Act - May 16 2006]
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Panels on the Americas at Left Forum in New Yor... [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - May 30 2014]
If you are able to attend the Left Forum conference in New York City this weekend, you might be interested in these panels dealing with Latin America and the Caribbean or related subjects. For more information on the Left Forum and for schedule updates: ...
Who pays the bill for climate denialism? [Published Greenpeace news - May 28 2014]
Greenpeace International, along with WWF International and the Centre for International Environmental Law, sent letters to major insurance firms and 35 fossil fuel and other carbon major companies today, asking whether they believed that company ...
Who pays the bill for climate denialism? [Published The Greenpeace weblog - May 28 2014]
Greenpeace International, along with WWF International and the Centre for International Environmental Law, sent letters to major insurance firms and 35 fossil fuel and other carbon major companies today, asking whether they believed that company ...
178 Groups Demand Answers About TTIP’s Climate ... [Published Water Conserve: News - May 14 2014]
EcoWatch: Will the U.S. and Europe consider the climate and environment during their next round of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations? Nearly 200 civil society organizations hope so, and wrote about their concerns in a ...
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