Monthly Archives: March 2018

Dow CEO Jumps Ship on All Fools’ Day… Replacement Facing Tough Shareholder Resolutions on Bhopal

Jim Fitterling will become CEO of Dow Chemical, on April 1, 2018, as previous incumbent Andrew Liveris steps down after close to 14-years in office. Liveris’ Tenure culminated in the chemical giant’s merger, with erstwhile rival DuPont Co, last summer. Liveris may go down in history as having done everything to keep the thorny, Bhopal […]

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Yoga For Bhopal- Arm Balance & Inversion Workshop

Learn to build up your inversion and arm-balance practice by attending a 90-minute workshop in aid of the Bhopal Medical Appeal, hosted by Becky Spooner, at MoreYoga in Finsbury Park, London. “This workshop will start off with a warm-up of sun salutations followed by some strengthening holds and wrist stretches. We will then progress on to workshopping […]

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Dow Chemical CEO to Retire Just as Supreme Court Says Contamination Disaster Spreading in Bhopal

As the Indian Supreme Court acknowledges the contamination disaster in Bhopal to be spreading,1 the long-standing CEO of Dow Chemical, the corporation adjudged responsible by campaigners, is to step down.2 In 2017, Dow merged with DuPont to create the world’s largest chemical corporation and a high-level UN Official voiced serious concern about the merger explaining it […]

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Dame Helen Mirren. Breathe Fire, for Bhopal.

Breathe Fire is a project conceived and written for the Bhopal Medical Appeal. Its aim is to spread awareness of the ongoing disaster in Bhopal and, ultimately, to help shame those in positions of power into doing the right thing. This video features a new spoken-word version by Dame Helen Mirren, shot by Helen’s own […]

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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.