Tag Archives: Bhopal Gas Tragedy

Assist Bhopal says Megan Dogra

A young student, from the US, recently visited the Chingari Rehabilitation Centre. She has been deeply moved by her experience and inspired to get involved. Please visit her Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/AssistBhopal Here is Megan’s story in her own words:   My name is Megan Dogra and I am a 10th grade student from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. […]

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Press Statement and letter to the Prime Minister from the five organizations working for the rights of the survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster August 02, 2014

Press Statement from the five organizations working for the rights of the survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster August 02, 2014 At a press conference today, five organizations working for the rights of the survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster called upon the state and central governments to urgently respond to the juridical issues concerning […]

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Protest Outside Dow Offices in Mumbai

Today in Mumbai more than 200 survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster occupied the offices of Dow Chemical Corporation in Vikhroli, Mumbai. Union Carbide has been a wholly owned subsidiary of Dow Chemical since 2001. The protestors were chanting “No Justice in Bhopal – No Business in India” and demanding that the company recognise the […]

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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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International Women’s Week: Women of Bhopal Exhibition

A collection of photographs celebrating International Women’s Week will be displayed at the Nehru Centre in London next week. The photos, taken by artist Sharmila Runa Green, focus on local women from Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, engaged in their normal everyday activities. Many are working mothers. Some make jewellery or clothes for a living. Others are […]

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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.