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Banks' Policies Continue to Deviate from Practices

Oct. 27, 2008 / Posted by: admin / Categories: News Releases

Mind the Gap: BankTrack rates credit policies of 45 banks New report reveals continuing gap between policies and practice The banking sector is showing progress in developing credit policies that deal with the social, environmental and human right...

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World Bank Climate Initiatives Come Under Fire

Oct. 27, 2008 / Posted by: admin / Categories: News Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ACTION AID USA * CAMPAGNA PER LA RIFORMA MONDIALE * INSTITUTE FOR POLICY STUDIES * FRIENDS OF THE EARTH INTERNATIONAL * OIL CHANGE INTERNATIONAL CONTACTS IN WASHINGTON, D.C.: Nick Berning, 202-222-0748; Janet Redman, 508-340-...

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State of the Union Message

Feb. 2, 2005 / Posted by: RConnors / Categories: News Releases

Statement from Friends of the Earth President Dr. Brent Blackwelder The United States is a long way from having healthy air and water. Over 150 million Americans live in areas failing to meet clean air standards and over 40% of our rivers and lak...

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