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14 November 2017

EU: Parliament fails to reach conclusion on carcinogenic properties of glyphosate despite warnings of negative health effects

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11 November 2017

EU delays climate action for international flights

Author: Carbon Market Watch

"EU delays climate action for international flights," 19 Oct 2017...

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8 November 2017

EU: German car manufacturers unveil new car emission targets to EU commission

Author: EUObserver

EU commission resilience to German lobbying is being tested on Wednesday as the executive unveils new car emissions targets. Earlier drafts of its proposal said upto 20 percent of EU car maker's models should be electric vehicles and that 10 percent...

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6 November 2017

UN Special Rapporteur on Toxic Wastes warns EU of negative effects of glyphosates on children's health

Author: Baskut Tuncak for The Guardian

...Two weeks ago, some European countries blocked the attempt to give glyphosate a new 10-year licence. This decision is about much more than one pesticide. It’s a welcome sign that EU member states might be more vigilant in performing their duty to...

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27 October 2017
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Author: Rémi Barroux, Le Monde (France)

« Les ONG critiquent vivement le « plan d'action » gouvernemental pour le CETA », 27 octobre 2017...

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19 October 2017
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Author: Fédération internationale des ligues de droits de l’Homme (FIDH)

« Les États doivent s’engager pour un traité historique aux Nations Unies », 19 octobre 2017...

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19 October 2017

Proposed business & human rights treaty should include States’ obligation to facilitate victims’ access to justice

See also FIDH reflections on a UN binding intrument on business & human rights here.

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16 October 2017

EU: Roadmap of 10 areas for action to ensure private sector contributes to UN 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda

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16 October 2017

European Parliament calls on public & private financial institutions to divest from fossil fuels in climate change-focused resolution

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6 October 2017
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Author: AFP

« Glyphosate: Monsanto visé par une plainte des parents d'un enfant handicapé », 4 octobre 2017...

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