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Disaster Survivors to Influence Elections?

At a press conference today, 18th September, four organizations of survivors of the Union Carbide disaster in Bhopal claimed that compensation for the disaster would be a central issue in forthcoming local elections in 5 out of 7 constituencies. Five local officials of the BJP and Indian National Congress parties were present at the press […]

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Chingari Award 2018

Since 2007, the Chingari Trust has handed its annual ‘Chingari Award’ to Indian women making outstanding contributions in the fight against corporate crime and striving to protect the environment. This year’s Chingari Award is jointly given to Susheela Bhandari from Uttarakhand and Monoroma Chouette from Odisha. In the words of Chingari Trust co-founder, Rashida Bee: […]

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Yoga For Bhopal at the Bath Iyengar Yoga Centre

In honour of their guru Yogacharya BKS Iyengar’s Centenary in 2018, the Bath Iyengar Yoga Centre have been hosting a special series of workshops to spread his teachings. The workshops are also used to raise money for our appeal as part of our Yoga For Bhopal project. Find out about remaining classes here Will you […]

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Art for Bhopal- INSECTS

INSECTS. Elena Neil, Viv Iana and Elana Slobtseva, at Brighton Pop-Up, Monday 10 & Tuesday 11 September, 2- 10pm. Elana Neil Elana’s project is based on her father’s suicide, and her PhD thesis, along with a current journey around Europe and further afield- including visiting Bhopal to volunteer at the Sambhavna clinic and conduct research.  […]

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Take part in Yoga for Bhopal this Winter!

Will you join our popular Yoga for Bhopal initiative this year and dedicate a session to the people of Bhopal? Yoga is used to great effect at the Sambhavna Trust Clinic and we hope that this success will inspire individuals, groups, and studios to support our initiative. Those from Edinburgh to the Isle of Wight […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.