Center for International Environmental Law

Type: Organization
Name: Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL)
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

WB roll back safeguards for indigenous peoples

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 Kashmir Times - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Dear Norway, Please Divest. Sincerely, Future Generations

WASHINGTON , Oct. 16 -- The Center for International Environmental Law issued the following news release:Last week, CIEL submitted a letter to an expert group (http://www.ciel.org/Publications/Norwegian_Pension_8Oct2014.pdf) that is tasked with evaluating ... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Organizations alert World Bank to risks of Colombian mining investment

Source:Committee for the Defense of the Water and Páramo of Santurbán - Interamerican Association for Environmental Defense (AIDA) - Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL) - Centre for Research on Multinational Corporations (SOMO) - MiningWatch ... [Published Mining Watch Canada - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 11 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 1 reports

The ‘World Versus Bank’ Seen From South Africa

Durban.  In Washington, DC and ten countries across the globe, protests on October 10 target the  World Bank  during its Annual Meeting. Many are asking, isn’t 70 a dignified age for institutional  retirement , especially for policies and practices long ... [Published ZNet - Oct 11 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

SIN List update by ChemSec includes new tool for sustainable substitution

The SIN list, highlighting chemicals of high concern since 2008, includes additional 28 chemicals for priority action and launches online tool for sustainable substitution for businesses08.10.2014|Anne-Sofie Andersson, Director of ChemSec, opening the ... [Published Women in Europe for a Common Future - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

The 'World Versus Bank' seen from South Africa

cc ETN This Friday, a new civil society campaign, 'WorldVsBank', featuring protests and teach-ins, will take place at the Bank’s Annual Meeting in Washington and ten other countries, including South Africa’s three largest cities. The campaign arises from ... [Published Pambazuka News - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Leaked TTIP draft for chemicals sector

reveals a toxic partnership For Immediate Release1 October 2014A leaked restricted access text for the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) from August 2014 from the European Commission confirms that negotiations continue to favour ... [Published Center for International Environmental Law - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

MEDIA AVAILABILITY: Critics of EU-US Trade Negotiations Voice Concerns During “Stakeholder” Event in Chevy Chase

WHAT: Environmental, labor, consumer and family farm advocates critical of the pending Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) will gather at 10:30am this Wednesday  outside the negotiating round’s “stakeholder” event to speak with interested ... [Published Institute for Policy Studies - Sep 29 2014]
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 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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"Competition is good. It means more finance for development," said HRW's Evans. "The Bank could show other lenders best practices and be a model development bank."
"Developing products without harmful chemicals is about producing for the future. This is the direction EU chemicals regulation REACH as well as industry front-runners are taking. Today’s SIN List update focuses on sustainable innovation, on developing products that are truly safer in the long run" , says ChemSec director Anne-Sofie Andersson

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WB roll back safeguards for indigenous peoples [Published Kashmir Times - Oct 21 2014]
Dear Norway, Please Divest. Sincerely, Future G... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 17 2014]
Organizations alert World Bank to risks of Colo... [Published Mining Watch Canada - Oct 16 2014]
The ‘World Versus Bank’ Seen From South Africa [Published ZNet - Oct 11 2014]
SIN List update by ChemSec includes new tool fo... [Published Women in Europe for a Common Future - Oct 10 2014]
The 'World Versus Bank' seen from South Africa [Published Pambazuka News - Oct 09 2014]
Leaked TTIP draft for chemicals sector [Published Center for International Environmental Law - Oct 01 2014]
MEDIA AVAILABILITY: Critics of EU-US Trade Nego... [Published Institute for Policy Studies - Sep 29 2014]
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]
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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