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2000 News & Press Releases

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December, 2000:  Prominent Philippine Environmental Lawyer Antonio A. Oposa Jr. Voted to Join CIEL Board of Trustees
November, 2000:  One Year After Seattle, The World Trade Organization Slams Door on Submissions by Non-Governmental Organizations
November, 2000:  New in Climate Change:  Hybrid Liability Revisited - Bridging the Divide Between Seller and Buyer Liability (Publication and Panel Discussion on 15 November, 2000)
October, 2000:  Human Rights Commission halts Argentine Plan that would lead to genocide of indigenous communities
October, 2000:  Indigenous Argentine communities ask for protection from cultural genocide
October, 2000: La Banque est en train de réviser sa Politique d'information: Apprenez ici ce que cela signifie et ce que vous pouvez y faire. 
October, 2000:  Will the WTO "Choke" on Asbestos? Comment on the WTO Panel report.
October, 2000: The World Bank is Revising its Information Policy: Learn about what this means and what you can do about it
October, 2000:  NGO Comments to the Draft Terms of Reference for the International Advisory Group (Chad - Cameroon Pipeline)
September, 2000:  Profiling Problem Projects - Making the Case for Change at the International Finance Corporation
September, 2000:  A Handbook on the Office of the Compliance Advisor Ombudsman of the International Finance Corporation and Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency
September, 2000:  Analysis of Text by the Co-Chairmen of the Joint Working Group on Compliance, by CIEL the World Wildlife Fund (from the climate change negotiation session in Lyon)
August, 2000:  The World Bank Effort to Support China's Population Transfer Into Tibet is Defeated!
August, 2000:  Mountain Laws and Peoples, a new publication on sustainable development and community-based property rights
August, 2000:  Transparency in 21st Century Fisheries Management, a new publication by CIEL and the World Wildlife Fund. 
June, 2000:  View the Quito Declaration from the 4 -6 May, 2000 workshop in Ecuador regarding "Climate Change Convention and the Clean Development Mechanism"  (Also available in Spanish).
June, 2000:  All Gloves Are OFF! This is the final stretch in the campaign to stop the World Bank's China-Tibet resettlement project formally known as the China Western Poverty Reduction Project.
June, 2000:  Chad Military Threatens Citizens with Death for Opposing a Controversial Oil Pipeline Set for Approval by World Bank.
March 29, 2000:  A review of CIEL's program work in 1999 is now available
March, 2000:  Submission by US Climate Action Network in Response to the Note by the Chairman of the Contract Group on Mechanisms

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