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INTERVIEW: FoE Bangladesh calls for independent investigation into coal plant workers police shooting

INTERVIEW: FoE Bangladesh calls for independent investigation into coal plant workers police shooting

It has been a month since police opened fire on a workers peaceful demonstration at the under-construction Banshkhali Coal Power plant in Bangladesh. They were defending their worker’s rights and payment of their overdue salary. Real World Radio recently spoke with...
Internationalist Solidarity with Palestine

Internationalist Solidarity with Palestine

Friends of the Earth International condemns the ongoing Israeli attacks on Palestine, including the outrageous targeting of women and children, civilian structures, the bombing of densely populated areas, and attacks on media buildings that threaten the international...
No more violence, no more silence!

No more violence, no more silence!

Friends of the Earth International’s commitment to preventing violence and sexual harassment in our federation. We strive for a world without violence against women in all spheres of life – at work, in public and in private. Our struggle for system change, based on...
KFEM condemns the South Korea Forest Service’s “carbon-neutral” logging policy

KFEM condemns the South Korea Forest Service’s “carbon-neutral” logging policy

The Forest Service plans to allow 72% of forests across the country to be logged as part of a “2050 Carbon-Neutral Forestry Sector” plan. Despite Forest Service’s claims, older trees retain higher carbon absorption capacity. Trees have ecological value beyond carbon...
Joint Non-Government Organisations Submission to UN’s Periodic Review Committee on Human Rights Abuses in Papua New Guinea

Joint Non-Government Organisations Submission to UN’s Periodic Review Committee on Human Rights Abuses in Papua New Guinea

In a recent submission by a joint Non-Government Organization Group (Centre for Environmental Law and Community Rights Inc, Bismarck Ramu Group, Evangelical Lutheran Church and Ozeanien Dialog) to the United Nations’ Periodic Review Committee, the group has put...