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Disaster Survivors Urgently Need Your Help to Prevent Historic Injustice

Is the forthcoming Curative Petition the last chance for the survivors of the Bhopal Disaster to get adequate and fair compensation? The International Campaign for justice in Bhopal (ICJB) certainly thinks so and has launched a campaign asking for online help. ICJB is calling for the correct figures for deaths, injury and ensuing chronic illness […]

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Dow’s Deadly ‘Enlist’ Duo

Enlist : part Glyphosate, a probable carcinogen, and part 2,4-D a possible carcinogen. Dow Chemical’s new product! The WHO’s International Agency for Research on Cancer has just declared IARC2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, known as 2,4-D, to be a ‘possible’ carcinogen. Glyphosate had already been declared a ‘probable’ carcinogen But, among the research presented to IARC was an […]

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The International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal launches United Nations campaign

On the occasion of the United Nations Social Justice Day (February 20th), the International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal (ICJB) has launched a year-long United Nations campaign. The Bhopal gas disaster has reached its 30th year, and has gotten significantly worse for the affected communities. We ask: (1) Why the United Nations has been silent […]

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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.