Monthly Archives: May 2012

Bhopali Documentary DVD available online

Bhopali is an award winning feature-length documentary directed by Van Maximilian Carlson about the survivors of the world’s worst industrial disaster, the 1984 Union Carbide gas leak in Bhopal, India. Today the suffering continues, prompting victims to fight for justice against Union Carbide, the American corporation responsible for the disaster. It follows several children as […]

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Mark Thomas Tweets us on Twitter- follow us

Mark Thomas- comedian, political activist and writer has been tweeting us on Twitter: “Olympic Sponsor Dow Chemical to be billed for Bhopal toxic waste disposal” Do you use Twitter? Follow us here|Start an Online Petition » Please support The Bhopal Medical Appeal by staying in touch with us on Facebook or Twitter. You can […]

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Dow should pay for the disposal of Bhopal toxic waste

Earlier this week, news emerged of plans to transfer 350 metric tonnes of toxic chemical waste from the former Union Carbide premises in Bhopal to Germany for incineration. On Monday 28th May, Additional Solicitor General for India, Gaurab Banerjee, told  India’s Supreme Court that “the Centre will bear the cost of disposal (approximately  9 million Euros) but will recover it from […]

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Jen’s Fundraising Recipe Book

  Jen, who is running the British 10K London run for the BMA is creating a recipe book to contribute to her fundraising efforts. The book is a collection of her own recipes, as well as ones inspired by friends, and are all wheat free and vegetarian or pescitarian. All of the recipes are designed […]

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We believe Dow 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.