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ELAW U.S. E-Bulletins report breaking news on ELAW events and environmental victories around the globe.

  • 09 September, 2014

    ELAW Bulletin
    ELAW is helping lawyers around the world protect communities and the environment, and they need help from scientists.

  • 03 September, 2014

    ELAW Bulletin
    A long-fought battle to protect the water supply of Mehdiganj was won last week when Coca-Cola abandoned its newly built, expanded bottling plant near Varanasi, India.

  • 28 August, 2014

    ELAW Bulletin
    Congratulations to ELAW advocate Alejandra Serrano and her team at the Mexican Environmental Law Center for their work defending communities and Mexico's Riviera Maya!

  • 20 August, 2014

    ELAW Bulletin
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Status of Crimea's Natural Reserves Uncertain Eugene, OR, August 20, 2014 -- Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide partners in Ukraine are concerned about the fate of protected natural areas in Crimea. "The status of Charivna Havan National Park, Yalta Mountain Forest Reserve, Cape Martyan Reserve, and three other natural reserves are uncertain," says Olena Kravchenko, Executive Director of Environment-People-Law, based in Lviv, Ukraine.

  • 18 August, 2014

    ELAW Bulletin
    The Nicaraguan government has revealed the route for a canal it plans to build across the country with help from a Hong Kong-based company.
    The proposed canal would stretch 173 miles, about three times the length of the Panama Canal. It would originate at Punta Gorda in the Caribbean, pass through Lake Nicaragua, and end at Brito, a port on the Pacific Ocean.

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