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    'Carbon Hunters' doc explores people behind little-understood carbon trading business

    23 November 2009
    In the media

    A new documentary "Carbon Hunters" deals with carbon trading

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    Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung

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    The Rosa Luxemburg Foundation is a provider of political education, a discussion forum for critical thinking and political alternatives, and a centre for progressive social thinking and research both in Germany and throughout the world.

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    Scepticism chic

    Darryl D'Monte
    29 September 2009
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    The Indian media’s approach to climate change the result of a tendency to follow the leader.
  4. Edgardo Lander

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  5. Jun Borras

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    Saturnino 'Jun' M Borras Jr. is a Filipino political activist and academic who has been deeply involved in rural social movements in the Philippines and internationally since the early 1980s. He was part of the core organising team that established the international peasant movement La Via Campesina and has written extensively on land issues and agrarian movements. He is currently a...

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    World Rainforest Movement

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    The World Rainforest Movement is an international network of citizens' groups of North and South involved in efforts to defend the world's rainforests.

  7. Timberwatch Coalition

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    Timberwatch Coalition is a network which works to ensure that timber plantations are not established on land where food, other crops, and livestock (indigenous or otherwise) could be farmed to the greater benefit of both local communities and South Africa as a whole.

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    The Cornerhouse

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    The Corner House based in the UK produces research which aims to support democratic and community movements for environmental and social justice.

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    Sustainable Energy and Economy Network (SEEN)

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    The Sustainable Energy and Economy Network (SEEN) based in the US works in partnership with citizens groups nationally and globally on environment, human rights and development issues with a  focus on energy, climate change, environmental justice, gender equity, and economic issues, particularly as these play out in North-South relations.

  10. Sinkswatch

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    The aim of SinksWatch -coordinated by World Rainforest Movement and FERN- is to track and scrutinize carbon sequestration projects related to the Kyoto Protocol, and to highlight their threats to forests and other ecosystems, to forest peoples as well as to the climate.

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    Rising Tide North America

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    Rising Tide North America is part of the international Rising Tide grassroots network of groups and individuals who take direct action to confront the roots causes of climate change and promote local, community-based solutions to the climate crisis.

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    Oil Watch

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    Oilwatch is a resistance network that opposes the activities of oil companies in tropical countries.

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    Indigenous Environmental Network

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    Based in the United States, IEN was formed by grassroots Indigenous peoples and individuals to address environmental and economic justice issues.

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    Grupo de Reflexión Rural (GRR)

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    GRR is a space for research, debate and advocacy on the effects of global capitalism on societies.

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    Global Justice Ecology Project

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    The mission of Global Justice Ecology Project, based in the US, is to build local, national and international alliances with action to address the common root causes of social injustice, economic domination and environmental destruction.

  16. Friends of the Earth Australia

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    Friends of the Earth (FoE) Australia is a federation of independent local groups working for a socially equitable and environmentally sustainable future.

  17. Forests and European Resource Network (FERN)

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    FERN works on climate change, forests and biodiversity, trade and investment, development aid, and forest peoples' rights.

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    Dag Hammarskjold Foundation

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    Dag Hammarskjold Foundation’s work is guided by the search for ‘Another Development’ in support of democracy, human rights and security based on the social and economic transformation of institutions and societies.

  19. Camp for Climate Action

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    Camp for Climate Action organises camps in the UK that combine education, direct action, sustainable living, and constructing a movement to effectively tackle climate change by both resisting climate crimes and developing sustainable solutions.

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    Biofuelwatch

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    Biofuelwatch actively supports the campaign for an EU moratorium on agrofuels from large-scale monocultures. Agroenergy monocultures are linked to accelerated climate change, deforestation, the impoverishment and dispossession of local communities, bio-diversity losses, human rights abuses, water and soil degradation, loss of food sovereignty and food security.

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