1 October 2007

Part of a series of factsheets examining the social and environmental impacts of coal, oil and gas extraction.

Climate change

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1 October 2007

Part of a series of factsheets examining the social and environmental impacts of coal, oil and gas extraction.

Financing extractive industries

1 October 2007

A series of factsheets examining the social and environmental impacts of coal, oil and gas extraction.

Impacts on gender issues

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1 October 2007

This report examines the biotech industry's corporate lobby power and its access to one of the key EU institutions, the European Commission. It focuses on one of the key biotech lobby groups - EuropaBio - and recent examples of the cosy relationship between the companies who stand to make considerable profits from agricultural biotechnology, and policy makers at the European Commission.

1 October 2007

Nuclear power plant operators have a ridiculously small liability insurance for compensating damage when an accidents occurs. This position paper exposes the scale of the gap between the insured sum and the huge financial risk of nuclear accidents.

It also introduces an alternative system for insuring nuclear power plants which is currently being discussed between academics and regulators. This system might provide at least more financial security for people living in the area around nuclear power plants.

1 October 2007

Impacts of European oil companies

Part of a series of factsheets examining the social and environmental impacts of coal, oil and gas extraction.

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1 October 2007

Part of a series of factsheets examining the social and environmental impacts of coal, oil and gas extraction.

Impacts on developing countries

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1 September 2007

An activists' guide to using and improving the new EU chemicals legislation

1 September 2007

A comprehensive FoE Europe report exploring new European legislation dealing with misleading advertising and the different methods available at the national level to deal with this problem.

1 July 2007

2 reports revealing that Wilmar, the world's biggest trader in palm oil, is illegally logging rainforests, setting forests on fire and violating the rights of local communities in Indonesia.

Policy, practice, pride and prejudice: Review of legal, environmental and social practices of oil palm plantation companies of the Wilmar Group in Sambas District, West Kalimantan (Indonesia)

Buyers and financiers of the Wilmar Group

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