Press

CHRE calls on the US Government to Regulate Digital…

May 19, 2022 0

As the use of digital currencies such as Bitcoin or Non-Fungible Tokens increases, calls for regulating the digital asset sector are mounting, not to ensure…

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

SEC proposed disclosure: Worsening climate change is no longer…

March 31, 2022 0

From The HillOpinion contributors: Jorge Daniel Taillant, Gabrielle Dreyfus and Durwood Zaelke A recent UN report described the climate emergency: punishing climate impacts today and…

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,…