Monthly Archives: August 2012

Chingari Trust Celebrates Independence Day

On Wednesday 15th August 2012 the children at Chingari Trust took part in India’s annual Independence Day celebrations. It was for the first time that all the children had worn their new uniforms which were distributed to them by Chingari staff earlier this week. The managing trustees Rashida Bee and Champa Devi Shukla facilitated the […]

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London Late: The Big Money Games

Open publication – Free publishing – More 2012 The Big Money Games is a spoof newspaper that critiques and pokes fun at some of the more controversial sponsors of the Olympic Games, including BP, Addidas, Rio Tinto, G4S and Dow Chemicals. The paper has been produced by five organisations – the London Mining Network, the […]

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Dow’s Wake Up Call

Campaigners in London yesterday paid a early morning visit to Dow executives who were staying in the Mayfair Four Seasons Hotel to demonstrate that London does not want to play any part in their toxic legacy. The sponsorship of the London Olympic games by Dow Chemical has sparked months of controversy over their involvement with […]

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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.