Monthly Archives: December 2014

Anniversary Lecture Held at SOAS

To mark the 30th Anniversary of the Bhopal Disaster a lecture was held at the Brunei Lecture Theatre at SOAS university on Monday the 1st of December. The lecture, entitled GLOBALIZATION SINCE BHOPAL: THREE DECADES OF ENVIRONMENTAL DISASTER, saw insightful and engaging lectures given by Dr. Vandana Shiva, a leading member of the International Forum on Globalisation […]

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‪Bhopal Facing 30‬ exhibition at London City Hall has been extended for another week

Francesca Moore’s captivating photography exhibition, Bhopal Facing 30, has been extended for another week at London City Hall. This exhibition, which will run until December the 5th, is on the 2nd floor at City Hall, and is open at the following times: Monday to Thursday 8:00am – 6:00pm, and Fridays 8:00am – 5:30pm.   For more information: https://www.london.gov.uk/get-involved/events/bhopal-facing-30

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Stunning musical performances mark 30th anniversary at ‘Music for Bhopal’ concert in Brighton

We would like to thank everyone who attended Music for Bhopal, our 30th anniversary concert on Friday 28th November 2014. We hope you all the enjoyed the evening as much as we did. The evening was a great success for the third year running with this year’s repertoire including acclaimed pianist Georg Michael Grau, and  Akash […]

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30th anniversary press release from the Chingari Trust

‘Rehabilitation of congenially disabled children born in families affected by the Bhopal Gas Tragedy is possible through regular therapy sessions’: the Chingari Trust The Chingari Trust has worked for seven years for the rehabilitation of 2nd and 3rd generation children born to parents and grandparents affected by the 1984 Bhopal Gas Tragedy and the ongoing […]

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Poll backs calls for Union Carbide to face court over Bhopal Disaster

New poll results published today show clear public support, in both India and the USA, for US corporation Union Carbide to face an Indian court over the Bhopal gas leak disaster which left more than 20,000 people dead and poisoned more than half a million in 1984. From Amnesty International. http://www.amnesty.org/en/news/new-poll-backs-calls-us-corporation-face-court-over-bhopal-disaster-2014-12-01 “This poll shows that […]

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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.