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Gold Company Destroys Filipino Village
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, destruction, mining, society, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 143 days ago - greenleft.org.au
Australian-New Zealand mining company Oceana Gold has destroyed the isolated rural village of Didipio in the mountains of Kasibu in Nueva Vizcaya, a province of the Philippines.
The Lies Shell Is Telling About Oil Spills in the Niger Delta
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, corruption, corporate, dishonesty, ethics, environment, society, money, sustainabledevelopment, world, politics, energy, destruction, environment, habitatdestruction, habitat, ecosystems, protection, world, pollution )

Cal
- 162 days ago - csrstrategygroup.com
In the powerful new report "Bad Information," Amnesty International and the Center for Environment, Human Rights and Development (CEHRD) reveal that Shell has manipulated investigations into its oil spills in Nigeria.
Over 100 Scientists Warn Ecuadorian Congress Against Oil Development in Yasuni
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, government, development, ethics, politics, world, society, news, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 202 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Over 100 scientists have issued a statement to the Ecuadorian Congress warning that proposed oil development and accompanying roads in Yasuni National Park will degrade its "extraordinary biodiversity."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA to Investigate Fracking Water Contamination
Environment  (tags: ethics, environment, EPA, news, FRACKING, fracking, business, law, society, usa )

Cal
- 212 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The EPA is supposed to protect American citizens from threats like fracking, not bow to the oil and gas industry.
Defending Indigenous Rights Against Dam Project in Panama
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, government, world, politics, society )

Cal
- 232 days ago - ecowatch.com
Civil society organizations filed an amicus brief last week in Panama's Supreme Court of Justice in support of a challenge by indigenous people to the environmental review of the Barro Blanco hydroelectric dam.
TAKE ACTION NOW! President Obama and EPA Administrator McCarthy: Reopen EPA Investigations Into Fracking-Related Water Contam
Environment  (tags: ethics, environment, EPA, news, FRACKING, fracking, business, law, society, usa )

Cal
- 237 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Over the past year, the Environmental Protection Agency has repeatedly shut down its own fracking-related water contamination investigations after being pressured by the oil and gas industry.
Bringing Back the Night: A Fight Against Light Pollution
Environment  (tags: pollution, light pollution, wildlife, healthconditions, protection, environment, humans, ecosystems, animals, nature, technology, sustainable, society, green, environment, eco-friendly )

Cal
- 238 days ago - e360.yale.edu
As evidence mounts that excessive use of light is harming wildlife and adversely affecting human health, new initiatives in France and elsewhere are seeking to turn down the lights that flood an ever-growing part of the planet.
Worst Drought in 30 Years Threatens Millions in Southern Africa With Food Insecurity
Environment  (tags: world, politics, africa, hunger, drought, children, death, ethics, Refugees&Relief, society, humanrights )

Cal
- 247 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Around 2 million people face food insecurity in northern Namibia and southern Angola as the worst regional drought in decades takes its toll, according to the UN.
ACTIVISM: Colombian Town Says 'No' to Gold Mine
Environment  (tags: acttivism, activists, workers rights in Bengladesh, world, society, rights, law, government, freedoms, children, culture, ethics, politics )

Cal
- 265 days ago - ipsnews.net
People in a farming town in central Colombia voted overwhelmingly against global corporation AngloGold Ashanti's La Colosa gold mine.
Healing the Earth: Indigenous Peoples and Climate Change
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, climate-change, native rights, society, world, habitat, destruction, conservation, humans, protection, healthconditions, animals )

Cal
- 290 days ago - theecologist.org
For Indigenous peoples climate change is not a political slogan but an inescapable reality of their daily life
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Oklahoma's Governor to Save Sacred Mountain
Environment  (tags: activists, native american youth, society, world, usa, rights, education, culture, news, politics )

Cal
- 290 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop the destruction of Longhorn Mountain, a sacred site to local Indian tribes
Ivory Coast Forest Clearances Threaten Cocoa Exports, Human Rights
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, indigenous rightrs, native rights, palm oil, Philippines, world, destruction, nature, protection, humans, politics, green, government, world, politics, society )

Cal
- 295 days ago - uk.reuters.com
The Ivory Coast is clearing tens of thousands of cocoa farmers from protected forests, threatening exports from the world's top grower and leading to complaints about human rights abuses.
RAJA UPDATE and Elephant Family Link. Please Donate for Raja. Please Also Sign the Petition!
Environment  (tags: PALM OIL, deforestation, baby elephant Raja, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, crime, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, climate-chan )

Desanka
- 295 days ago - serbiananimalsvoice.com
Capturing a baby elephant and holding it to ransom is grisly and depressing, but it is reality as humans and elephants fight for space. People need to know why this is happening. The cause is an innocently named product called PALM OIL.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA to Keep Glyphosate From Monsanto Off Your Plate!
Environment  (tags: corporate, dishonesty, Monsanto food labeling, politics, society, environment, ethics, consumers, business, americans, finance, economy, money, world, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment )

Cal
- 296 days ago - action.fooddemocracynow.org
For 20 plus years Monsanto has said that its proprietary weedkiller Roundup and its main chemical ingredient glyphosate were safe. But in the past several years a host of studies have linked Roundup and glyphosate to an alarming number of diseases threate
VIETNAM: Phu Quoc Island: Trouble in Paradise
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, government, development, ethics, politics, world, society, news, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 300 days ago - theecologist.org
Local communities rely heavily on the ocean to provide food, but it is becoming increasingly polluted.
 

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