Environmental justice

What is the justice response to the global environmental crisis?

All our articles linking international justice and the environment. The expression ‘environmental justice’ seems to be gaining ground. It often refers to climate justice, corporate responsibility or ecocide.

The unresolved responsibility of Big Oil companies in Nigeria
On March 23 a Dutch court ruled that it was impossible to hold the oil company Shell liable for the 1995 trial and execution of Nigerian writer Ken Saro-Wiwa and eight of his fellow Ogoni community leaders. The ‘Ogoni 9’ case has been remembered as a world symbol of oppression against indigenous minorities and the […]
By Janet H. Anderson, our correspondent in The Hague
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