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Standing Up To Broken Pipeline Reviews

 During the elections campaign, the Trudeau government had promised to overhaul the National Energy Board (NEB) and establish new rules for pipeline reviews — with a process that includes an assessment of impacts on climate change, listens to communities and respecting the rights of Indigenous Peoples. With the final round of NEB hearings for the Trans-Mountain Kinder Morgan pipeline going... (More...)
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What to Expect for the People’s Injunction

It seems like 2016 will be a year where we will see a new process in place for evaluating pipeline projects in Canada. Prime Minister Trudeau and his government have promised to overhaul the National Energy Board (NEB) and establish new rules — with a process that include an assessment of climate impacts of pipelines, meaningfully listens to... (More...)
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Divestment Commitments Pass the $3.4 trillion Mark at COP21: 500+ Institutions Have Now Joined the Movement, Campaigners Urge Governments to Follow Suit

Paris — The fossil fuel divestment campaign broke a new record today at the COP21 Climate Summit in Paris: more than 500 institutions representing over $3.4 trillion in assets have made some form of divestment commitment, according to the international climate campaign 350.org “The logic of the divestment movement is quite simple: if it’s wrong... (More...)
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Get Ready for the Global Climate March

Find your local march here: http://globalclimatemarch.org  #ClimateMarch   On the eve of the climate summit, hundreds of thousands of people will be joining over 2000 events taking place in more than 150 countries. People worldwide are coming together to protect our common home. Here are some highlights of events happening globally: ASIA Across The Philippines, over... (More...)
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Back to the future: Finnish filmaker shoots in Siberia

We continue to publish the top blogposts from the contest organized by 350.org in EECCA region. The next blogpost by Anastasia Laukkanen is about the very center of Siberia.  We all know that what we are thinking today will determine our tomorrow. But the opposite is also true. How we imagine our future determines what we are doing... (More...)
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“We Will Not Be Silenced” — struggles in the fight against fracking in Latin America

Our mission started off tense. Organized by 350.org and COESUS – Coalizão Não Fracking Brasil (No-Fracking Brazil Coalition), the Misión No Fracking Latinoamérica set off this week to Argentina to exchange experiences about the impacts of fracking with legislators, indigenous Mapuche communities and farmers. Brazilian congressmen Rasca Rodrigues, Jose Carlos Schiavinatto, Fernando Scanavaca and Marcio... (More...)
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6000+ Resistance Against DMCI Coal in Palawan

  Palawan Alliance for Clean Energy (PACE) equipped with more than six thousand (6,000) signatures urging DENR Secretary Ramon Jesus Paje to deny DMCI an Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) for a proposed coal power plant in the Philippines’ last ecological frontier – Palawan. The ECC is to ensure that projects will not have negative impacts... (More...)
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