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Exposing and challenging #corruption that drives environmental and #HumanRights abuses. RT≠endorsement. Staff: https://t.co/xeiZVURMQv

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We @Global_Witness stand with @RepRashida @CJAOurPower @fwaction @foe_us @OilChangeUS and 100+ organizations for… https://t.co/k5qVKyOYgn
Retweeted by Global WitnessOn the morning of the Global Day of Climate Action, YACAP and other environmental advocates conduct a banner drop t… https://t.co/Pyfn2VeCrP
Retweeted by Global WitnessOn the Global Day of #ClimateAction we celebrate land and environmental defenders across the 🌎 who risk everything… https://t.co/UZrFk1oa5GThe urgency of the climate crisis demands equally urgent #ClimateAction. We all need to step up and play our part i… https://t.co/Dlo0yORbew
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9/25
2020
A new @PriceofOil report, endorsed by us, shows just why the oil & gas 🛢️ industry cannot be trusted to take… https://t.co/q7ocVLORmK
Retweeted by Global WitnessNew Global Witness report shows how anonymous companies are used to launder money and what the US can do about it.… https://t.co/I4aC0yznND
Retweeted by Global WitnessThe research is clear - to stand any chance of staying below 1.5° of warming there can be *no* new investment in oi… https://t.co/YJ246k5fyp#FinCENFiles: US investigators recommended to designate @KalotiMetals a money laundering threat. Officials say that… https://t.co/0rLzf9rnjL
9/24
2020
1/4 The need for #affordablehousing in the US is at an all-time high. But too often, housing is a key vehicle for c… https://t.co/QgSn0VLnCS
Retweeted by Global WitnessA new @PriceofOil report, endorsed by us, shows just why the oil & gas 🛢️ industry cannot be trusted to take… https://t.co/q7ocVLORmKPublic pressure works! 📣 In a recent interview, SLC Agricola's Director of Sustainability cited the work of NGOs a… https://t.co/EHFzVAGwGG
Retweeted by Global WitnessAt #UNGA this week, countries have an opportunity to affirm the rights of those who are on the front line of defend… https://t.co/EWN0pDB1NG
9/23
2020
The research is clear - to stand any chance of staying below 1.5° of warming there can be *no* new investment in oi… https://t.co/MdczsJXWtsAs the #climatecrisis unfolds around us with worsening wildfires & hurricanes, the fossil fuel industry does what i… https://t.co/aRo4BC6wNwWith Brazil 🇧🇷 due to speak first at #UNGA today, a reminder that the destruction of the #Amazon is not just Bolson… https://t.co/mnEDRaBIfQPublic pressure works! 📣 In a recent interview, SLC Agricola's Director of Sustainability cited the work of NGOs a… https://t.co/EHFzVAGwGG
9/22
2020
Throughout the pandemic, we’ve seen fossil fuel companies in the US being bailed out despite: ❌ bankruptcy ❌ worker… https://t.co/W0VNr0LTRPMore than 4 years since the #PanamaPapers, the #FinCENFiles show UK's tax havens are STILL central to global money… https://t.co/nWsCy7dl60
Retweeted by Global WitnessIn May we revealed more than $170m in investment from a UK hedge fund to Brazilian soy producer SLC Agricola, which… https://t.co/XXAU6N6nXXIn 2019, 4/10 Land & #EnvironmentDefenders killed were indigenous people. This year they've also been disproportion… https://t.co/qOj7dD96w8More than 4 years since the #PanamaPapers, the #FinCENFiles show UK's tax havens are STILL central to global money… https://t.co/nWsCy7dl60Incredible news coming out of the #FinCENFiles 😬 Some highlights: - FinCEN considered the UK a "higher risk juris… https://t.co/CI3MqXrYuF
Retweeted by Global WitnessFour years since the Panama Papers exposed the UK’s tax havens central role in global money laundering, they are st… https://t.co/l3t5hGt1wa
Retweeted by Global WitnessLast year, 212 #environmentdefenders around the world were killed. It’s the worst year on record since… https://t.co/XuZCC9YB6r
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9/21
2020
Despite talking a big game on climate, @blackrock @StateStreet @Vanguard_Group have no formal policies to prevent t… https://t.co/4adw4dbdVSTogether we can save our forests 🌳 The EU 🇪🇺 is asking for your opinion on a new law to stop #deforestation. Make… https://t.co/I2b3OQkkK8
Retweeted by Global WitnessWednesday’s news was disappointing but it's great that so many @Europarl_EN MEPs understand that fossil gas has no… https://t.co/utBTzXsc0hGreat to hear @vonderleyen committing to an EU Global #Magnitsky sanctions regime during her #SOTEU address - but t… https://t.co/TJnqsTP77t
Retweeted by Global Witness❌Discrimination ❌Lack of healthcare ❌Freedoms restricted ...and losing loved ones. This is what Land &… https://t.co/BVDnq9HjPk
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9/18
2020
While environmentally destructive projects have continued to operate despite lockdown in the Philippines 🇵🇭, Land &… https://t.co/43Bz3OuIZULand and #EnvironmentDefenders are: ❌Criminals ❌Terrorists ❌Trouble-makers ✔️Allies of our planet 🌍 Like if you a… https://t.co/4azfxm2l0H#ThursdayThoughts When climate-wrecking projects went ahead despite the pandemic and quarantines, many Land and… https://t.co/dFkr66d9eD"I will find you and murder you" Land & #EnvironmentDefenders receive threats like this all too often, simply for… https://t.co/jtIuRVcfYmLand and #EnvironmentDefenders need our support more than ever. My colleague @JasminQureshi spoke to some of them a… https://t.co/QNFyumrIZZ
Retweeted by Global WitnessThe UK 🇬🇧 has a chance to create 'world-leading’ anti-deforestation legislation ahead of #COP26. Here's how to do… https://t.co/QWz4Ejmz5k
9/17
2020
#WednesdayMotivation The pandemic did not stop these Land & #EnvironmentDefenders from standing up to development… https://t.co/wNPUKXNsllWe are campaigning in the EU for companies to be held to account for their harms to people and planet. Today's dr… https://t.co/6ocBYQS1FU
Retweeted by Global Witness❌Discrimination ❌Lack of healthcare ❌Freedoms restricted ...and losing loved ones. This is what Land &… https://t.co/BVDnq9HjPk"It should be glaringly obvious but you can’t tackle the climate crisis by pumping money into fossil fuels."… https://t.co/nWVIdSuSKy🎉 Big news for forests! 🌳 Today @Europarl_EN adopted a report calling on @EU_Commission to propose legislation to… https://t.co/TP9BdDzvmK📢Good news coming from the @Europarl_EN this morning! The @Europarl_EN has just adopted a report on the EU’s role… https://t.co/YtpXNzGmXa
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9/16
2020
We've got news!📍 We're combining our investigative power🕵️, our advocacy skills 📣 and our data brains 🧠 to take on… https://t.co/1wQj1d3nPv
Retweeted by Global WitnessSuper excited to launch our new @Global_Witness campaign today! It couldn't be more urgent, and I couldn't be mor… https://t.co/aL3aYILmvH
Retweeted by Global WitnessExcited to be working on this new campaign for @Global_Witness - issues which are incredibly close to my heart and… https://t.co/Z5qQYyCxyK
Retweeted by Global WitnessChanges we want to see in the UK's proposed anti-#deforestation laws 🌳 1. Get the UK out of all forest destruction… https://t.co/beibybC6Oi5⃣ If you want to stay in the know, you can follow our: Ava Lee @Ava_L_ Nienke Palstra @NienkePalstra Naomi Hirs… https://t.co/J4Ukqx42Nn4⃣ You will see our passionate campaigners, policy nerds, and investigators untangling the complexities of the digi… https://t.co/opPLROM8Fu3⃣ We want a world where: ✔️Social media companies and Big Tech are forced to operate in way that is transparent… https://t.co/9JCwVFOaI12⃣ For too long companies like @Facebook & @Google operated like black boxes and turned a blind eye to ❌Harmful co… https://t.co/cM6nD9MFMc1⃣ As we mark #InternationalDayofDemocracy it's crucial to remember that tech companies, that once claimed to bring… https://t.co/cpBNTGHPuMWe've got news!📍 We're combining our investigative power🕵️, our advocacy skills 📣 and our data brains 🧠 to take on… https://t.co/1wQj1d3nPv
9/15
2020
Read more on this crucial week for the @Europarl_EN and @EU_Commission in the fight against climate breakdown in a… https://t.co/6UNnoOsy5MThis week some @Europarl_EN MEPs will try to include fossil gas projects in funds meant to help states move to low-… https://t.co/Czuh6LgYcfOur @AdamMcGibbon is in @prospect_uk calling on @BorisJohnson to quickly end all UK 🇬🇧 taxpayer support for fossil… https://t.co/64RzDs56VjThe UK 🇬🇧 has a chance to create 'world-leading’ anti-deforestation legislation ahead of #COP26. Here's how to do… https://t.co/o0iYAvSjNcWe demand the government investigate his murder, sanction those responsible, and provide protection for all… https://t.co/6DB7i9ECHiWe denounce the murder of Roberto Carlos Villanueva Pacheco, son of environmentalist Demetrio Pacheco, who has face… https://t.co/zuGQmBOOgU1/4 The Human Rights Council kicks off today, with Filipino activists anxiously hoping the UN's apex body for uphol… https://t.co/xfyn0AZNir
Retweeted by Global WitnessBanks, forests and our climate are linked in ways we don’t see. Stopping the finance behind #deforestation is prote… https://t.co/Gg2XVU9aEW
9/14
2020
Together we can save our forests 🌳 The EU 🇪🇺 is asking for your opinion on a new law to stop #deforestation. Make… https://t.co/I2b3OQkkK8
9/12
2020
'As the world’s largest trading bloc, the #EU is now looking to lead the global debate on corporate accountability'… https://t.co/wVojQie20s
Retweeted by Global WitnessGood news 👍 The UK government is proposing a new law to tackle the country's #deforestation footprint 👣 Bad news 👎… https://t.co/6ZM8TyAw5EThis is once-in-a-lifetime chance to tell the @EU_Commission to step up its efforts in the fight against global… https://t.co/643AC4RMgt
Retweeted by Global WitnessWe are in the deforestation fast lane. But the @EU_Commission can hit the brakes and ensure a safe future for all p… https://t.co/hzstEN6PZUToday we are raising our voice for the protection of world’s forests! @EU_Commission, we are a movement of 50+ NGO… https://t.co/Hj5Wqh3YBN
9/11
2020
📢Este 10/09 les invitamos al #VForoRegional sobre #EmpresasyDDHH de @oacnudh, donde compartiremos los desafíos y pr… https://t.co/b6zjbnGPPgListen up tree lovers! Tomorrow, our big opportunity to protect nature begins. You’ll have the chance to help save… https://t.co/Cd9hukH4eYMy @Global_Witness colleague Shona Hawkes makes the case for new laws requiring #duediligence. “As long as the stat… https://t.co/UCZiqHC847
Retweeted by Global WitnessThe protection of the Amazon is key to #ClimateAction. We call on the Brazilian 🇧🇷 and international governments… https://t.co/Nz4N7oxfPq
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9/10
2020
"From regulators to asset managers", the world is waking up to the fact that gas is not the answer to… https://t.co/dPqoDHzdTkThe protection of the Amazon is key to #ClimateAction. We call on the Brazilian 🇧🇷 and international governments… https://t.co/Nz4N7oxfPqProtecting the Amazon = protecting our climate In the Brazilian Amazon alone, ~70% of #deforestation is driven by… https://t.co/LUBCblkfjV
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9/9
2020
Protect the Amazon Protect the Amazon Protect the Amazon Protect the Amazon #ActForAmazon
Retweeted by Global WitnessDo you have a desire to use your technical skills to make a difference in the world? Join us as an Interactive Dev… https://t.co/0VVTqDeZ0I
9/8
2020
🌳 #Deforestation isn't just something that other countries half way across the world are responsible for. The glob… https://t.co/uhF5zHt4vsWe're looking for an #OSINT Specialist to join our Data Investigations Team and lead the use of open source techniq… https://t.co/q0wBWSauIpThe destruction of the #Amazon is not just Bolsonaro’s problem – it’s all of our problem. Decisions made by busine… https://t.co/xeSDWxa4Sn
Retweeted by Global WitnessThe protection of the Amazon is key to #ClimateAction. We call on the Brazilian 🇧🇷 and international governments… https://t.co/JJUeSesZJR
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9/7
2020
Protecting the Amazon = protecting our climate In the Brazilian Amazon alone, ~70% of #deforestation is driven by… https://t.co/LUBCblkfjVThe protection of the Amazon is key to #ClimateAction. We call on the Brazilian 🇧🇷 and international governments… https://t.co/JJUeSesZJRProtect the Amazon Protect the Amazon Protect the Amazon Protect the Amazon #ActForAmazon
9/5
2020
On the eve of the International Day of the #Amazon 🌳 we can't forget what's behind the destruction of our climate-c… https://t.co/FANRK5CgNI#Myanmar government has blocked access to the website of Justice for Myanmar, a group that has worked to expose cor… https://t.co/I37MNngDCz
Retweeted by Global WitnessThe destruction of the #Amazon is not just Bolsonaro’s problem – it’s all of our problem. Decisions made by busine… https://t.co/xeSDWxa4SnDo you have a desire to use your technical skills to make a difference in the world? Join us as an Interactive Dev… https://t.co/aGGfE4f124Find out how @Global_Witness use our company data to investigate #corruption in our latest blog post… https://t.co/ssicYK8J4f
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9/4
2020
The UK Government is handing out new Oil & Gas licences - speeding us towards climate breakdown. #JustTransitionhttps://t.co/PBvbzTedog
Retweeted by Global WitnessThe EU can make a difference to protect Land & #EnvironmentDefenders across the world, our @richardandrewg1 writes.… https://t.co/3ExZAUWAki
Retweeted by Global Witness"Nature is everything to us... "It is our life, our lungs, our hearts. We don't want to see the jungle chopped down… https://t.co/8MrS5cPHMN
Retweeted by Global WitnessFar too many businesses and financiers fail to protect Land & #EnvironmentDefenders - and can even be complicit in… https://t.co/t0qN8qo71PThe lethal cocktail of Covid, far-right populism, greed and lies assailing one of our main natural defences against… https://t.co/4zC4IZLE4Z
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9/3
2020
We support the responsibility and independence with which @CEMDA performs its work. We stand in solidarity with its… https://t.co/pG6NzY74mz🚨It is disgraceful for a government to use transparency as an excuse to intimidate those who question these so-call… https://t.co/yBcVn8nkcX📢 Global Witness supports @CEMDA and the vital work this organisation carries out to protect the environment and de… https://t.co/0CENGMkOodThe EU can make a difference to protect Land & #EnvironmentDefenders across the world, our @richardandrewg1 writes.… https://t.co/3ExZAUWAkiWe're looking for an #OSINT Specialist to join our Data Investigations Team and lead the use of open source techniq… https://t.co/WEvMzCYzFBFar too many businesses and financiers fail to protect Land & #EnvironmentDefenders - and can even be complicit in… https://t.co/aP9ozpglHuHere’s why this legislation is so important: https://t.co/5ZKJRPfK0c26 companies, business associations & initiatives are today calling on the 🇪🇺 #EU Commission to introduce regulatio… https://t.co/vm8XsxIac61/2 Today @EP_Legal will discuss the need for #EU legislation on corporate accountability and #duediligence This i… https://t.co/pnwjZXRj8q
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9/2
2020

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