Two years ago, the UN’s Environment Programme (UNEP) handed Shell a report detailing the devastation caused by the oil company’s operations in Ogoniland, Nigeria, and listing measures it should take to clean up this mess. Guess what? Two years later not one of these recommended measures had been implemented.
A petition spear headed by Friends of the Earth Germany/ BUND received more than 40,000 signatures. You can see the closed petition below.