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David vs Goliath in the Ecuadorian Amazon
by Kevin Donegan
March 11th, 2011
Oil giant Chevron is ordered to pay US$9 billion compensation for the environmental and health impacts of oil contamination in the Amazon. CESR Co-founder Chris Jochnick reflects on the judgment.
Local justice in Ecuador advances global struggle for corporate accountability
by Ignacio Saiz, Executive Director
February 17th, 2011
Oil giant Chevron is ordered to pay US$9 billion compensation for the environmental and health impacts of oil contamination in the Amazon, a step toward corporate accountability to human rights standards.