Tag Archives: india

Schools Programme

The Bhopal Medical Appeal schools programme is a fun, educational programme promoting the positive ideas of multiculturalism, charitable giving, and healthy living and is provided 100% free to the school. The Bhopal tragedy began in 1984 with a vast leak of poison gas and, while we don’t expect school children to have any knowledge of […]

Read More

Watch Bhopali FREE Online!

BHOPALI, a multi award-winning feature length documentary film, describes the experience of second generation children affected by the 1984 Bhopal Gas Disaster along with the ongoing contamination of local ground water, in and around the abandoned Union carbide factory, caused by the reckless dumping of toxic chemical waste. It follows several children as they and […]

Read More

Obama fails to speak up for Bhopal

“The failure of President Obama to speak up will embolden US-based companies to ignore accountability for their involvement in human rights abuses.” Amnesty International. ‘A U.S. company failing to comply with legitimate court order should be explained.’ ‘On the eve of President Obama’s trip to India to be the chief guest of India’s Republic Day […]

Read More

#DowChemical to face civil & criminal cases over Bhopal

Dow Chemical to face civil  & criminal cases over Bhopal ‘Curative Petition’, Indian Supreme Court on August 5th & Bhopal Chief Judicial Magistrate, in Criminal Case, 12th November. US chemical giant Dow Chemical faces a ‘curative petition’ in the Supreme Court, New Delhi, on Tuesday 5th August. This curative petition is designed to address inadequacies […]

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.