New Frontiers Environmental Constitutionalism-PPT only

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New Frontiers Environmental Constitutionalism-PPT only

 

The paper we have been using as an overview of our Human Rights Tribunal on Fracking and Climate Change is finally now published (as a book chapter) and available on the United Nations Environment website.

“An International Tribunal on the Human Rights Impacts of Fracking: Structure, Grounding and Purposes” is attached below and now available to pass along to folks you think may be interested in learning more. (It’s only fourteen pages long, is pretty clear and has big print.)

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Letter to UN Working Group on business & human rights on fracking – Josh fox and 511 signatures

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UN working group

Letter:
https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=forums&srcid=MTgwNjUyNzIwMjU1MDIzMTkyODEBMDU4NzE2MTIwMDEzMzIzMjU1NDMBNVpZTnJ3YVJDUUFKATAuMQEBdjI
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New research finds the UK breached human rights at anti-fracking protests

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February 11, 2015

New research finds the UK breached human rights at anti-fracking protests

The state violated human rights in the way it responded to UK anti-fracking protests, new research concludes.

A paper by a group of academics, due to be published next month, found that people who took part in the protests were unlawfully arrested and prevented from taking part in peaceful demonstrations or expressing their opposition to fracking. Their rights to a fair trial and respect for a private life were also threatened.

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