Special Issues

18 April 2016 12:56

Join the runs against Child Labour in Schimmert Netherlands on June 14 - funds will go to the schools in India

Runners who want to support a good cause on Sunday, June 14th are welcome in the South Limburg Schimmert Netherlands, near the German and the Belgian border.Read more...


18 April 2016 12:20

The people of Cerattepe, a small district in the Turkish Artvin province by the Black Sea, are struggling to stop their land from being destroyed by a mining company — the Turkish Cengiz Holding that wants to use the land to mine gold, silver and copper. Read more...


18 April 2016 12:17


The floods that hit Chennai and other parts of south India has killed more than 300 people since last month and over 1.8 million people have been displaced.
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18 April 2016 12:15

In the latest version of the COP21 text, Just Transition and Decent Work are still alive but just barely. Read more...


18 April 2016 12:13

Governments at the Paris climate summit are putting the future of climate action at risk by removing a commitment to human rights and “Just Transition” to a low carbon future from the mandate for action in the Summit’s conclusions.Read more...


18 April 2016 12:11

In a keynote address before COP21 trade union participants, Per-Olof Sjöö, President of the BWI, called for unity and a consensus based approach to create a just transition to a lower carbon economy.Read more...


18 April 2016 12:06

As of yesterday, both the European Union (EU) and the United States (US) delegation were opposing language in paragraph 2 supported by a number of nations, calling for a “just transition”.Read more...


18 April 2016 12:04

As world leaders gathers in Paris for the UN Climate conference, people all over the world have taken action to demand their governments to do more to stop climate change. Read more...


18 April 2016 12:03

The Russian forestry sector is the largest in the world and has huge potential for development, job creation and replacement of imported goods with domestic products. Read more...