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CHEVRON IS A BAD REFERENCE FAILS IN ATTEMPT TO CO-OPT HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATION

Quito, June 22nd, 2017.- The Organization of American States (OAS) stops Chevron from capturing a seat on the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) by not electing Douglass Cassel as member.  The decision of the OAS was the result of the protest presented to OAS members via an open letter promoted by the Union of…

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ACTIONS TO COLLECT FROM CHEVRON ARE NOT DETAINED

The legal processes to collect from the oil company Chevron in Canada, Brazil and Argentina do not suffer any setbacks caused by the decision by the United States Supreme Court, emitted Monday, June 19th. Quito, June 19th, 2017.- The Union of People Affected by Texaco (UDAPT) announced that the ruling issued by the Supreme Court,…

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OPEN LETTER TO THE XLVII GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN STATES (OAS): “STRENGTHENING DIALOGUE AND CONCERTATION FOR PROSPERITY”

Cancun, Mexico, June 19 to 21, 2017.- As organizations of civil society who work on the frontlines for the defense and promotion of human rights on the continent, we are concerned about a the nomination of Douglass Cassel as a member of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (from here on, the IACHR). While we…

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RESOLUTIONS IN FAVOR OF THE ECUADORIAN PLAINTIFFS SUPPORTED BY MORE THAN 30% OF CHEVRON STOCKHOLDERS

Quito, May 31st, 2017.- In the Chevron Corp. Annual Meeting of Stockholders, held today in Midland Texas, the stockholders voted in favor of three resolutions proposed to produce changes in the politics of the company regarding the environmental trial won by indigenous and rural Ecuadorians united in the Union of People Affected by Texaco, UDAPT.…

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LETTER TO CHEVRON SHAREHOLDERS-PENSION FUNDS

 

CALL TO THE NATIONAL SWISS BANK TO USE ITS PROXYVOTES AT THE ANNUAL MEETING OF CHEVRON CORPORATION MAY 31, 2017 TO DEFEND THE RESPECT OF HUMAN AND ENVIRONMENTAL RIGHTS

We, the undersigned organizations and institutions of civil society, call upon the Swiss National Bank (SNB) to support – through its voting rights at the Annual Meeting of Chevron on May 31, 2017 Chevron in the United States – the stockholders’ proposals in the perspective of mitigating climate change and for the respect for human…

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LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERATION OF ONTARIO SECONDARY TEACHERS TO THE PRIME MINISTER OF CANADA

MAGISTRATES OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT

Case: Action of Protection No. 0105-14-EP The signatures below are united in this letter to express our fear for the delay in the resolution in the case against Chevron. Nearly three years have passed since this oil company presented an extraordinary protection action against the condemning sentence. As you know, this case has implications, not…

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SHERPA SUPPORTS THE AFFECTED ECUADORIANS WHO DEMAND THAT CHEVRON GOES TO THE INTERNATIONAL PENAL COURT

Sherpa, a French organization of lawyers that litigated human rights cases all over the world, delivered an Amicus Curiae before the International Penal Court, in order to analyze the given demand from the Ecuadorians against the CEO of Chevron.   Quito, November 15th 2016.- As “an excellent opportunity to guarantee access to justice for communities…

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PEOPLE AFFECTED BY CHEVRON DEMAND DECISION FROM CONSTITUTIONAL COURT

Quito, 9 November 2016.- With a march and a sit-in in which more than 400 participated—representatives of indigenous communities and inhabitants affected by the contamination intentionally created by Texaco—demanded in front of the Constitutional Court, speaking of the extraordinary appeal with respect to the case, which has stagnated for more than two years and nine…

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