Tag Archives: Bhopal Water Contamination

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 […]

Read More

New York Class Action Appeal Controversially Dismissed

On June 27th 2013 the U.S. Second Circuit Appeals Court affirmed a District Court order granting summary judgment to Union Carbide Corporation in the  civil action Sahu v. UCC, which began in 2004.   The action sought relief and medical monitoring for the ongoing contamination in Bhopal caused by the indiscriminate dumping of toxic waste, in […]

Read More

Thorston’s Sambhavna Volunteer Blog

Volunteering at Sambhavna, a blog by Thorston Gilmore The idea of going out to Bhopal as a volunteer has been in my mind for some time. It arose when a woman who lives near me in Sweden said she thought about going to South Africa to work as a volunteer with children who had AIDS. […]

Read More

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.