Tag Archives: Bhopal Gas Peedit Mahila Stationery Karmchari Sangh

A Victory for Bhopal Women

Leaders of the Bhopal Gas Peedit Mahila Stationery Karmchari Sangh (BGPMSKS) a trade union of women survivors of the Union Carbide disaster in Bhopal, have announced their victory in a 23 year long legal battle for parity at work. The women survivors were employed as workers, at a government stationery production unit, as part of official […]

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Survivors Organisations in Bhopal have Charged the Local Government with Criminal Neglect in Providing Clean Drinking Water to Local Residents

Press Release At a press conference today, leaders of the five organizations of survivors of the Union Carbide disaster in Bhopal charged the Madhya Pradesh government with criminal neglect in providing clean drinking water to neighbourhood residents of the abandoned pesticide factory. They said that thousands of residents are forced to drink and cook with […]

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Bhopal Survivors Press Conference

Press Conference: Bhopal Survivors to garner support from political parties on lingering issues of compensation, punishment of guilty corporations and medical and social rehabilitation.      At a press conference last week five organizations working among the survivors of the December 1984 Union Carbide gas disaster in Bhopal announced their plans to garner support of political parties […]

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Bhopal Survivors hold candlelit vigil in solidarity with Kudankulam protesters

Survivors groups in Bhopal held a candlelit vigil in solidarity with groups opposing the Kudankulam Nuclear Power project in the Tirunelveli district in Tamilnadu, India. Anti- nuclear protestors, part of the People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy, have already delayed the construction of the project, which was restarted earlier this year. Five survivors’ organizations of the […]

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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.