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File annual report 2009 - executive summary
Download a summarized version of the 2009 annual report.
El Salvador: building movements against mining and mega-projects
El Salvador signed the Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA) with other Central American countries and the US in 2004. This allowed transnational corporations such as Holcim, Monsanto and Pacific Rim to intensify their operations in the country. With the support of local ruling elites, they have been able to secure the necessary infrastructure to extract the countries’ natural resources to export to markets with stronger currencies.
Resisting oil, mining and gas program highlights
The Resisting Mining, Oil and Gas Program is based on a vision in which the world does not depend on minerals, oil and gas. Its objective is to dismantle corporate control over minerals, oil and gas, and to stop the destruction and violations of communities and ecosystems.
File financial report 2009
april: indigenous people on tour in north america
An international delegation of Indigenous Peoples gathered in front of the offices of the NY State Controller's office in May to deliver a formal complaint to the office's investigation Division.
programs and campaigns highlights in 2009
In 2009, Friends of the Earth International had six active international programs and campaigns. Within these we coordinated a wide range of actions at the international, regional, national and local levels, that improve the ability of peoples and communities around the world to secure sustainable livelihoods and protect our environment for generations to come.
cyberaction successes in 2007
Cyberactivists from around the world helped us to achieve these victories throughout 2007.
france: “5 minutes of rest for the planet” a huge success
Friends of the Earth France is pleased to announce that the recent “5 minutes of rest for the planet” action of February 1, 2007 was a huge success.
england, wales and northern ireland: shamed shell abandons wildlife photo sponsorship
Since 2006, Britain’s most prestigious wildlife photography exhibit, the “Wildlife Photographer of the Year,” has been sponsored by Shell.
canada: holding government accountable for lack of climate action
Throughout 2007, Friends of the Earth Canada continued with litigation to hold the Canadian government accountable for inaction on the Kyoto Protocol.
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