Press Release: Gujarat fishworkers demand release of all Pakistani fishermen in Indian jails ong with their boats

Urgent Press Release  Gujarat fishworkers delegation meets the Prime Minister: Demand release of all Pakistani fishermen in Indian jails along with their boats  New Delhi – 19th December 2013: Today, a ten member delegation of fishermen of Saurashtra, along with leaders of Pakistan India Peoples’ Forum for Peace & Democracy (PIPFPD), National Fishworkers’ Forum (NFF) and aRead More

Press Release: M.P. High Court gears up to look into the concerns of canal affected farmers

Press Release                                                                                     18th December, 2013   CJ of M.P. High Court resolves to address concerns of canal affected farmers   Principal Secretary, NVDD summoned to Court today and tomorrow   The new Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court, Hon’ble Justice A.N. Khanvilkar, along with Hon’ble Justice Shantanu Kemkar has been hearing twoRead More

9 December 2013 – Dalits Protest in Delhi

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8m5bR7RiLpw&feature=em-upload_owner Thousands of Dalit Adivasi students walked the roads of Delhi, demanding SCP TSP Legislation 9th December 2013 New Delhi: Thousands of Dalit adivasi students walked the roads of Delhi, demanding for legislation of Special Component Plan and Tribal Sub plan, today, 9th December 2013. The Dalit- Adivasi Students’ Parliament was organised by Shiksha VikasRead More

Climate Change News Updates: 11 December, 2013

Climate Change News Updates: 11 December, 2013 1. Climate Change Opens the Arctic to Drilling, Militarization: http://progressive.org/climate-change-is-opening-the-arctic-to-drilling-militarization?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+progressivefeed+(The+Progressive+Main+Feed) 2. Three Ways U.S.-China Conflict Is Helping on Climate Change: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/energy/2013/12/131210-us-china-conflict-climate-change/ 3. Climate Change May Send State Butterflies North: http://chestertownspy.com/2013/12/10/climate-change-may-send-state-butterflies-north/ 4. Experts urge climate change alleviation: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2013%5C12%5C11%5Cstory_11-12-2013_pg7_10 5. Exploring climate change: http://www.thehimalayantimes.com/fullNews.php?headline=Exploring+climate+change&NewsID=399205 6. Climate Change Affects Ultrasonic Bat Signals For Better, Worse: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/climate-change-will-affect-ultrasonic-bat-signals/ 7. China’s climate adaptation bill hits £20bn inRead More

Climate Change News Updates: 10 December, 2013

Climate Change News Updates: 10 December, 2013 1. ‘Climate change is like Y2k!’ – Oz senator: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/12/10/climate_change_is_like_y2k_oz_senator/ 2. China ‘poorly prepared’ for climate change: http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/90882/8479793.html 3. Former WTO Official: Washington’s Climate Change Standard for Coal Port Approvals Violates Int’l Treaties: http://www.nwdailymarker.com/2013/12/report-former-wto-official-washingtons-climate-change-standard-coal-port-approvals-violates-intl-treaties/ 4. Climate Change and Socialism – Mike Treen: http://www.socialistproject.ca/bullet/907.php 5. Obama’s failures on climate change: http://blogs.redding.com/dcraig/archives/2013/12/obamas-failures.html 6. Evaluating Social and Ecological Vulnerability of Coral Reef FisheriesRead More

Climate Change News Updates: 7 December, 2013

Climate Change News Updates: 7 December, 2013 1. Canada’s Timber Industry May Be Rebounding, But For How Long?: http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2013/12/06/3033721/canada-timber-climate-change-deforestation/ 2. Climate Change And Tourism: http://www.7newsbelize.com/sstory.php?nid=27278 3. Ecosocialist panel on climate change strategies: http://climateandcapitalism.com/2013/12/06/ecosocialist-panel-climate-change/ 4. Taiwan and the UN Climate Change Framework: http://thediplomat.com/2013/12/taiwan-and-the-un-climate-change-framework/ 5. Pinning Down Aerosols to Shed Light on Visibility, Clouds, Climate Change: http://www.technology.org/2013/12/06/pinning-aerosols-shed-light-visibility-clouds-climate-change/ 6. The Climate Post: Report Warns of Sudden Climate Change Impacts: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tim-profeta/the-climate-post-report-w_b_4397948.htmlRead More

Climate Change News Updates: 3 December, 2013

Climate Change News Updates: 3 December, 2013 1. How climate change is helping Al Qaeda (VIDEO): http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/science/131126/calamity-calling-how-climate-change-helping-al-qaeda 2. Here’s a Climate-Change Fix: a Giant Solar-Power Plant on the Moon: http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2013/12/heres-a-climate-change-fix-a-giant-solar-power-plant-on-the-moon/281955/ 3. The Carbon Warrior: http://www.trust.org/item/20131201232850-qmn5w/?source=hppartner 4. U.N. climate conference fails to agree to reduce pollution: http://www.workers.org/articles/2013/12/02/u-n-climate-conference-fails-agree-reduce-pollution/ 5. Latinos Are Ready to Battle Climate Change if EPA Will Include Them in the Fight: http://www.care2.com/causes/latinos-are-ready-to-battle-climate-change-if-epa-will-include-them-in-the-fight.html 6. Potato cropRead More

Climate Change News Updates: 2 December, 2013

Climate Change News Updates: 2 December, 2013 1. Public transport the only option in a world facing climate change: http://www.hindustantimes.com/news-feed/columnists/public-transport-the-only-option-in-a-world-facing-climate-change/article1-1157974.aspx 2. “The International Climate Change Regime: The Road from Copenhagen”: http://belfercenter.hks.harvard.edu/publication/20437/international_climate_change_regime.html?breadcrumb=%2Fpublication%2F23528%2Fidentifying_options_for_a_new_international_climate_regime_arising_from_the_durban_platform_for_enhanced_action 3. Tahoe women complete Mount Kenya climb; highlight climate change, empowering women: http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/e8c6aff33b68450fa1a8685ee25a84f0/NV–Africa-Mountaineers-Tahoe-Women 4. Climate Change Killing Pacific Island Nation: http://www.newser.com/story/178109/climate-change-killing-pacific-island-nation.html?utm_source=syn&utm_medium=goognews&utm_campaign=chan3_feed 5. Global warming at work: how climate change affects the economy andRead More