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GJEP Press Conference Thursday 11:30am: Blocking the Road to Rio+20

Media Advisory 7 December 2011 Global Leaders Denounce Green Economy as a Market Disaster on Steroids More Land Grabs and Speculative Financial Bubbles on the Horizon, Social Movements Warn –photo ops—creative visuals—photo ops— Durban, South Africa–As COP17 draws toward a … Continue reading

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CEE Climate Economic Empowerment by Comrade Fatso

C.E.E. (Climate Economic Empowerment) By Comrade Fatso Comrades I’m sure you’ve heard of the crisis in the world today Floods in France, disappearing islands and droughts in Zimbabwe How do we deal with all our carbon emissions rising With global … Continue reading

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Press Release: Tar Sands Pushers Welcomed to UN Climate Negotiations

PRESS RELEASE December 6, 2011 CONTACT Emilie Novaczek Media Liaison, Canadian Youth Delegation to COP17 emilie Durban: 076.772.4054 International: +27.76.772.4054 TAR SANDS PUSHERS WELCOMED TO UN CLIMATE NEGOTIATIONS Durban, South Africa (6/12/11)–Members of the Canadian Youth Delegation and the Indigenous … Continue reading

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Call for Mass Action: 2 December, 2pm, Speakers’ Corner, Durban

THE PLANET IS WARMING UP. AND SO ARE WE. In preparation for the mass march on the Global Day of Action this Saturday, December 3rd, the call has been made for a mass, non-violent, “warm-up” action tomorrow, Friday, December 2nd. … Continue reading

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Bankrolling Climate Change: New Study Ranks Top 20 Climate Killer Banks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 30, 2011 3:34 PM CONTACT: Rainforest Action Network (RAN) Bankrolling Climate Change: New Study Ranks Top 20 Climate Killer Banks DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA – November 30 – Today, as world leaders gather in Durban to discuss … Continue reading

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PROTEST WORLD BANK TODAY! 1pm at Speaker’s Corner

PROTEST TODAY, COMBINED WITH OCCUPY COP17! THIS PROTEST AGAINST THE WORLD BANK AND CLIMATE FINANCIERS WHO PROFIT FROM THE WORLD’S GREATEST CRISIS, COMBINES WITH THE OCCUPY COP17 GENERAL ASSEMBLY AT 1PM SPEAKER’S CORNER AT CORNER OF SAMORA MACHEL AND BRAM … Continue reading

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Press Release: Durban Shell Protest–Indigenous activists target dirty energy

Indigenous Environmental Network For Immediate Release 30 November 2011 COP17: Indigenous activists from North America join African activists to target Shell ADDITIONAL PHOTOS AT END OF ARTICLE Durban, South Africa–In Durban, Canada and the United Kingdom, Indigenous activists and their … Continue reading

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