Press

CHRE URGES CARB TO RAISE THE BAR CLIMATE COMMITMENTS

July 9, 2022 0

The Center for Human Rights and the Environment (CHRE) and the Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development (IGSD) recently submitted comments to the California Air…

Program

Climate Policy and the Ukraine-Russia Crisis

March 7, 2022 0

The current war between Russia and Ukraine is probing a breakaway to the established dependency of Europe on Russia's oil and gas. Since oil reserves…

Business

CHRE CALLS ON THE FDIC TO CONSIDER A FAST-ACTION…

June 21, 2022 0

The Center for Human Rights and Environment (CHRE) submitted comments this month to The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) regarding a recently released draft Statement…

Fracking

CHRE Speaks Before Colombian Congress on Fracking Ban

February 13, 2021 0

In a series of public consultations organized by the 5th Congressional Committee to consider a nationwide ban on hydraulic fracturing (fracking), CHRE's Executive Director and…

Following Emissions Revelations Ecopetrol Announces Luke-Warm Target for Emissions Reductions

September 17, 2019 0

September 16, 2019 - Bogota, Colombia Days after the Center for Human Rights and Environment and Earthworks revealed extensive fugitive and venting emissions at numerous…

CHRE Reveals Toxic Emissions at Colombian Oil and Gas Sites

September 3, 2019 0

September 3, 2019 In collaboration with Earthworks, the Center for Human Rights and Environment conducted a 5-day field visit to over 50 oil and gas…

Water

Amicus Brief Filed in Chilean Mapuche Indigenous Leader Case

December 6, 2019 0

Human Rights Leaders File Amicus Brief in the case of Chilean Indigenous Environmental Activist Washington D.C., December 6, 2019. – Four international Human Rights Organizations,…