Tag: environment

The Rising Cost of Strongman Rule in Cambodia

The Rising Cost of Strongman Rule in Cambodia

Despite boasting unrivaled tourist attractions, large stores of natural resources that could be profitably and responsibly exploited, and one of the world’s youngest labor forces the country’s economy is floundering. And, after 34 years of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s dictatorial rule, Cambodians could soon be facing a higher price. On April 4, a group of international buyers’ associations from the

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Glyphosate and the EU citizen’s right to know

Glyphosate and the EU citizen’s right to know

European citizens betrayed by the Strasbourg resolution on glyphosate Carlo Triarico for Osservatore Romano The whole story surrounding the decision by the European Union to authorize the use of glyphosate, the most widespread herbicide, is truly mysterious. An affaire noire on which it is necessary to shed light. The renewal of approval of glyphosate for 5 years, voted on 27

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Conclusions of the meeting on global warming and right to know

Conclusions of the meeting on global warming and right to know

On Monday, June 5, 2017, on World Environment Day, at the headquarters of the Italian Society for the International Organization (SIOI) in Rome, took place the conference: “Global Warming: the Right to Know and the responsibilities of the international community“. The event was organized by the Global Committee for the Rule of Law “Marco Pannella” (GCRL) and SIOI, together with the

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5th June: Meeting on the World Environment Day

5th June: Meeting on the World Environment Day

On the 5th of June, World Environment Day, the Nonviolent Radical Party together with SIOI, Global Committee for the Rule of Law “Marco Pannella”, Hands Off Cain, Siracusa International Institute and IAI will hold a conference on the right to know applied to environmental issues. The recent appointment of Scott Pruitt as head of the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) re-opened the debate

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