IPA Press Release – Climate: Chile Still Heading UN Meeting — “Shooting Eyes Out”

The “eyes” protest at Plaza de la Dignidad and the statue of Manuel Baquedano Photo: Langelle/GJEP Institute for Public Accuracy Press Release Climate: Chile Still Heading UN Meeting — “Shooting Eyes Out” December 12, 2019 ANNE PETERMANN, anne… Read More

Video: Civil Society Shut Out of COP25 in Madrid

Civil society shut out behind the men in suits. photo courtesy Global Forest Coalition Note: With Chile still at the helm, this is hardly a surprise.  At least they didn’t shoot people in the face. Two videos below… Read More

Statement from the Cumbre de Los Pueblos in Santiago: Save the Earth – Change the System! “SALVEMOS LA TIERRA, CAMBIEMOS EL SISTEMA”

2019 PEOPLES’ SUMMIT DECLARATION Para la declaración en español, ver abajo Over December 2-7, 2019, hundreds of organizations, men, women, indigenous and afro-descendant peoples, migrant communities, peasants, workers, youth, girls and boys from Chile, Latin America and the… Read More

Video: Declaración a la COP25 de comunidades en Chile: no a las soluciones climáticas naturales

For the video in English: https://globaljusticeecology.org/video-statement-to-cop25-from-mapuche-others-in-chile-no-market-based-solutions/ Chile iba a ser el antitrión de la Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático, COP25 2-14 Diciembre 2019. Sin embargo, ante un masivo levantamiento popular contra el modelo neoliberal… Read More

Human Rights in Chile and at Chile-Controlled COP25: Attack children, Medics & Civil Society

Bloody hands of the government hold eyeballs in a Human Rights Day commemoration of the 350+ eyes taken by the Chilean National Police since the uprising in Chile began Note: In a tragic irony, #InternationalHumanRightsDay in Chile yesterday… Read More

KPFK Interviews Alejandra Parra on Chile Protests & Global Environmental Justice

The climate bloc began at the metro stop La Moneda in front of the Central Unitaria de Trabajadores. Photo: Orin Langelle An interview conducted by Terra Verde host Gary Hughes with Alejandra Parra of RADA (The Environmental Rights… Read More

Video: Statement to COP25 from Mapuche & Others in Chile – No market-based “solutions”!

At the Mapuche land take over in the Liempi Colipi Community near Curacautín, Araucanía Region, Chile.  Photo: Langelle Para el video en español: https://globaljusticeecology.org/video-declaracion-a-la-cop25-de-comunidades-en-chile-no-a-las-soluciones-climaticas-naturales/ Over 23-30 November, Global Justice Ecology Project and Biofuelwatch filmed this series of short… Read More

REDD-Monitor Runs Press Release From the Opening of COP25

REDD in the news: 2-8 December 2019 REDD December 9, 2019 REDD-Monitor’s round-up of the week’s news on forests, the climate crisis, REDD, and natural climate solutions. For regular updates, follow @reddmonitor on Twitter. COP25 climate summit opens to controversy:… Read More

Photo Essay: The Global Climate March – Santiago, Chile Style

A jubilant crowd as red flares, fires and lasers light up Plaza de la Dignidad, also known as Plaza Italia Note from Orin Langelle: The afternoon started as a march. It progressed into what seemed like a street… Read More

WRM: Carbon markets rotten at the core!

Chile climate march on 12/6/19. Photo: Anne Petermann/GJEP 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… Read More