COP25: Perpetuating Impunity for Human Rights Violations

Santiago, Chile.  On International Human Rights Day: tear gas canister flies through the air.  A canister like this struck a 15 year old girl in the demonstration and sent her to the hospital for surgery. She was in… Read More

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

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

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

KPFK 2nd Interview with Anne Petermann On Chile Uprising

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

Release: Experts Discuss Dangers of GE Chestnut

   “Experts Discuss Dangers of Genetically Engineered American Chestnut Release” For Immediate Release                                                      Contact: Steve Taylor (314) 210 1322  New York – December 5th, In advance of the public release of a petition requesting unprecedented USDA permission for… 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