WRM: Carbon markets rotten at the core!

Carbon markets rotten at the core! World Rainforest Movement December 6, 2019 The rules on the UN Paris Agreement’s Article 6 will define the extent to which carbon markets will undermine the already insufficient commitments by governments to… Read More

Photos: Cumbre de Los Pueblos–People’s Summit Against Neoliberalism and for a Plurinational Chile

Peoples Summit 2019 Monday 2 to Saturday 7 December, University of Santiago de Chile Global Justice Ecology Project and Biofuelwatch attended and presented at this important event, planned when the COP25 UN Climate Summit was still scheduled to… Read More

KPFK 2nd Interview with Anne Petermann on Uprising in Chile

At the Cumbre de los Pueblos.  Photo: Petermann/GJEP Anne Petermann reported live on Sojourner Truth on December 3, 2019. The GJEP team is on the ground in Chile and have been reporting on ongoing protests in Chile and… Read More

Video “El Violador es Tu!” The Rapist is you! Chile Women’s Protest denounces Police

Women in Temuco, Chile denounce police violence against women (25 Nov 2019).  Photo: Langelle / photolangelle.org Chilean anti-rape anthem becomes international feminist phenomenon A Rapist in Your Path performed by women at mass protests across Latin America and… Read More

As COP25 proceeds in Madrid, Chile Leads Police Raid on Public University

Photo: Hughes Gary Hughes, Biofuelwatch December 5, 2019 Meanwhile, back in Chile… As COP25 proceeds in Madrid, the presiding nation leads a police raid on a public university. Late yesterday the Carabineros de Chile raided the Universidad de la… Read More

Analysis of Violence in Chile

Photo: Anne Petermann What is behind state violence in Chile? The brutal crackdown on protesters and repression of indigenous people has its roots in violent state militarism. Al Jazeera December 4, 2019 Rodrigo Espinoza-Troncoso and Michael Wilson-Becerril In… Read More

Telesur: Con numerosa participación inicia en Chile la Cumbre de los Pueblos

Con numerosa participación inicia en Chile la Cumbre de los Pueblos Telesur, Martes 3 de diciembre de 2019 Cifras económicas en retroceso y la baja de la popularidad del presidente Sebastián Piñera, son dos datos que se conocieron… Read More

Common Dreams: Green Groups at COP 25 Warn Against Market-Driven Solutions to Climate Emergency

Andrea Germanos, Common Dreams December 2, 2019 As the United Nations climate summit COP 25 kicked off in Madrid, Spain on Monday, environmental advocacy groups warned that market-driven approaches to tackling the global emergency are an obstacle to real… Read More

Common Dreams Runs Press Release on COP25

Photo: Orin Langelle/GJEP As UN Climate COP launches in Madrid Activists in Chile Demand Rejection of Neoliberal Model and Removal of Chile from COP Presidency Chilean President Sebastian Piñera Abandons Plans to Travel to Madrid for COP25 Due… Read More

What the “Green Energy Revolution” Really Looks Like

Chile is on the front lines of the “green energy revolution” which is driving social and ecological crises on the lands, mountains, deserts and rivers of the country. Photo: courtesy WRM These excellent articles from World Rainforest Movement… Read More