Nación U'wa trae al gobierno colombiano devuelta a la mesa de negociaciones

La nación U'wa y el gobierno colombiano se reunirán esta semana para abordar las cuestiones no resueltas de un acuerdo entre los dos partidos el . . .

U’wa Nation Brings Colombian Government Back to Table

The U’wa Nation and the Colombian government will meet this week to address unresolved issues from an agreement made between the two parties last year. . . .

India’s War on Activists

Thirteen of the 20 most polluted cities in the world are in India, according to the World Health Organization , and a recent study found . . .

“This is not a money issue: this is environmental and cultural.”

The Lax Kw'alaams, an aboriginal group in British Columbia, were offered a compensation package of over $1 billion for allowing a liquefied natural gas project . . .

Arguing for Transparency, With a Cheering Section

As a lawyer, you know you’re on the right side of justice when there are several dozen smiling young people wearing bright clothing and buttons . . .

West African Lawyers and Activists Discuss Strategies for Regional Collaboration

I recently had the opportunity to take a break from our busy litigation docket for a few days and participate in a workshop with some . . .

Big Talk, No Change from Newmont Mining

I first met Peruvian lawyer Mirtha Vasquez in 2012 as a student in the International Human Rights Clinic at Santa Clara University. We were conducting . . .

Time to Stop Napping and Start NAPing

While naps are a common pastime, NAPs, or National Action Plans on responsible business conduct, are relatively new tools for promoting corporate accountability and human . . .

Contaminación en el Río Sagrado Cubogón del Pueblo U´wa

El Pueblo U´wa, que ha venido defendiendo sus derechos territoriales desde el año 1999, manifiesta nuevamente su “ temor ” por los hechos recientes ocurridos . . .

Why We Needed Chiquita to Clarify Kiobel

Yesterday we got word that the United States Supreme Court will not hear Cardona v. Chiquita Brands International , a lawsuit on behalf of victims . . .