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Exposing and challenging #corruption that drives environmental and #HumanRights abuses. RT≠endorsement. Staff: https://t.co/DwGvd4OUJw

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🇬🇹 Guatemala recently passed a law allowing the government to shut down civil society organisations for "inciting s… https://t.co/r6VE3zwrP9We're pleased to announce that @michaelpmdavis has been appointed as our new CEO. Mike is a corruption challenger… https://t.co/EdQE64tJxIIt's not just that it won't be easy - going green won't be possible *at all* unless @BP_plc stops drilling for new… https://t.co/oN3dkFD8sD
Retweeted by Global WitnessThe research is clear – to stand any chance of staying below 1.5°C of warming, there can be no new investment in oi… https://t.co/2vUI6TErRd
2/19
2020
Yesterday and today our Brussels team has been at the @EUCorpReporting conference & @Europarl_EN talking about: ➡️… https://t.co/ExtH5zGfTy
Retweeted by Global WitnessGlobal Witness data shows that >50% of 2018 murders of #environmentdefenders took place in Latin America, which has… https://t.co/hb5HbfLrBK
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2/18
2020
“Opening up indigenous lands to economic exploitation would inevitably lead to extensive #deforestation of what are… https://t.co/CXl2kOGxHU
Retweeted by Global WitnessIt's not just that it won't be easy - going green won't be possible *at all* unless @BP_plc stops drilling for new… https://t.co/oN3dkFD8sD @EUCorpReporting report shows the hugely insufficient #sustainability-related disclosures by corporates on their… https://t.co/eVkOTHvPWH
Retweeted by Global WitnessWill @FATFNews take a crucial step next week to putting an end to anonymous companies? Governments should be requir… https://t.co/S5fsJGLyfe
Retweeted by Global Witness“Opening up indigenous lands to economic exploitation would inevitably lead to extensive #deforestation of what are… https://t.co/CXl2kOGxHU
2/17
2020
⭕️ "It could be showing the beginnings of a major tipping point." https://t.co/Gz1paiwGOCAs our @AdamMcGibbon wrote last year, ‘The youth climate strikers are the real climate leaders, not governments.’ G… https://t.co/avTKUJEo3r @Global_Witness @lemondefr issued a correction this morning: Denis Christel #SassouNguesso not under investigation… https://t.co/NV3sBL7kV6
Retweeted by Global WitnessWell done to @EUOmbudsmanEOR for holding the @EU_Commission's feet to the fire on whether they properly assessed th… https://t.co/LIJRzOr7QL
Retweeted by Global WitnessFinance sector still showing blatant disregard for #deforestation in their investments. 🏦🌳 If governments are seri… https://t.co/Hd3SMDhI3r
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2/14
2020
The oil and gas industry spends big money for the access and influence to push for polluters’ interests. That commu… https://t.co/GgKemuQwPoThis move will put more pressure on the Cayman Islands - & all UK tax havens - to finally get serious on dirty cash… https://t.co/TL9VIE8G60While this is encouraging to hear, if it’s serious about tackling #deforestation, the UK government must also make… https://t.co/onqK3fkdeaICYMI: Through obscure taxpayer-funded orgs & agencies, the UK quietly supports #FossilFuels projects abroad: @UKEFhttps://t.co/UtdshzDVuhFinance sector still showing blatant disregard for #deforestation in their investments. 🏦🌳 If governments are seri… https://t.co/Hd3SMDhI3rPretty dire indication of how little financial institutions care about #deforestation https://t.co/uTn2ha7C8N
Retweeted by Global WitnessThis must be the last time the 🇪🇺 EU supports fossil fuel projects: ❌ No EU funding for these fossil gas projects… https://t.co/BFYqeySl6GConsecutive 🇪🇺 EU wide money laundering scandals have shown just how vulnerable Europe is to dirty money and why ur… https://t.co/uRqp28bEey
2/13
2020
In @guardian our @murraygw says #bpNetZero "looks like an attempt to grab some positive headlines by a new CEO but… https://t.co/oyN6nQtUZd"There is nothing ambitious about a plan that is not credible". Our @murraygw on today's pledge from @BP_plc to b… https://t.co/JkMxTj1khvBLOG: 🇫🇷 'As things stand, French banks’ behaviour will continue to undermine France’s global #climate commitments.… https://t.co/w28EC91i29
2/12
2020
Merci à @CyrMakosso qui a fait un série de 3 épisodes au sujet de ma dernière enquête chez @Global_Witness qui se b… https://t.co/qjDoEgb1HT
Retweeted by Global WitnessOUT NOW: 🇫🇷 French banks backing harmful companies involved in #deforestation. https://t.co/lMPFScWRsr By enforcin… https://t.co/pqTBmvbPbe
Retweeted by Global Witness @swannbom @CreditAgricole @BNPParibas @natixis @EmmanuelMacron Merci de nous aider à partager notre message –… https://t.co/TUi4oSk166 @ClemSenechal @Elisabeth_Borne Merci de nous aider à partager notre message – @EmmanuelMacron @brunepoirsonhttps://t.co/VmRpEdDUk1 @Greenpeaceafric Thanks for sharing our findings! You can read our full report here: https://t.co/lMPFScWRsrLa finance française est impliquée dans la destruction des forêts 🌳 La France 🇫🇷 discute aujourd’hui sa stratégie… https://t.co/9a0ORCvsH5
Retweeted by Global Witness🏦 French banks like @BNPParibas, @CreditAgricole and @natixis linked to agribusinesses involved in destroying… https://t.co/yXsOIQRwfp
Retweeted by Global Witness🇫🇷 The French government must hold banks accountable: 🏦 banks like @BNPParibas, @CreditAgricole & @natixis are link… https://t.co/OJmuwbNJn0
2/11
2020
OUT NOW: 🇫🇷 French banks backing harmful companies involved in #deforestation. https://t.co/lMPFScWRsr By enforcin… https://t.co/pqTBmvbPbe🏦 French banks like @BNPParibas, @CreditAgricole and @natixis linked to agribusinesses involved in destroying… https://t.co/ytHLzIlYuBFind out more in our investigation uncovering the financial network supporting 🇸🇩 #Sudan’s most powerful militia -… https://t.co/CNfUTmLleL @EmmanuelMacron @BrunoLeMaire La finance française associée à des agro-industries liées à la destruction des… https://t.co/rU8GTt3Q5uNEW: 🇫🇷 French finance sector linked to agribusinesses driving the destruction of climate-critical #forests to the… https://t.co/rEVTo4QiIM
2/10
2020
Who's watching the #Oscars this weekend? To prepare, our staff recommend their favourite films about activists who… https://t.co/mTpkzLo9dX
2/9
2020
We urge this veto @GovernorTomWolf. Not only has oil & gas money flooded Pennsylvania's legislature, but spending… https://t.co/SN6EPNx8YQOur report this week shows #Guyana left billions on the table during its negotiations with #Exxon. The Guyanese peo… https://t.co/7nuKZhZLRS"That’s not climate leadership – it’s climate hypocrisy." @CarolineLucas in @IndyVoices on our new report exposing… https://t.co/LrYVKHkGyk“It is absolutely totally against the idea that you are moving forward the Green Deal if you back these 55 [gas] pr… https://t.co/Lgc9chGAgt
2/7
2020
Through obscure taxpayer-funded orgs & agencies, the UK quietly supports fossil fuel projects abroad: @UKEF gives 9… https://t.co/LwIT5qiHkyBut PIDG is just one part of the story that includes, amongst others, @UKEF - a UK government agency that gives 97%… https://t.co/EmfcUTml7sCape Town’s two mining indabas may be in the same city but they’re worlds apart. The #mining industry must meaningf… https://t.co/xS1pjkSTxH @friends_earth @BorisJohnson Thanks for sharing, and don’t forget this is just part of the story – the UK should ru… https://t.co/gq3vA02CC0💰 $750 million – that's how much a UK taxpayer-funded investment group @PIDGorg has spent on #FossilFuel projects o… https://t.co/EsDOb3EXGfAs the International Conference on Forests for #Biodiversity and Climate ends, I talked with @Global_Witness’… https://t.co/PUeERPwg5a
Retweeted by Global WitnessAn ex-trader at Brazilian state oil company @petrobras has signed a plea bargain over the vast alleged bribery sche… https://t.co/dIHTa9J2a5
Retweeted by Global WitnessREVEALED: An obscure investment fund has used hundreds of millions in UK aid money to finance fossil fuels in some… https://t.co/soknmF14im
Retweeted by Global WitnessOUT NOW 📣 An obscure UK-based investment organisation, funded by taxpayers, has spent $750 million on climate-wreck… https://t.co/QAeFHZVfbu
2/6
2020
#EnviromentalDefenders like Homero and Raúl are on the frontline of the fight to protect our planet. In #Mexico 14… https://t.co/yLS8V5MXa9
Retweeted by Global Witness“BP need to stop wasting billions drilling for more oil and gas that we simply can’t burn, and produce a plan to ge… https://t.co/XuNG4axlv2#EnviromentalDefenders like Homero and Raúl are on the frontline of the fight to protect our planet. In #Mexico 14… https://t.co/yLS8V5MXa9Follow @pace_nik inside the courtroom today where @Shell, @eni and senior execs are charged with corruption to the… https://t.co/yj9LR4NxcH
Retweeted by Global WitnessAn exploitative oil deal with @exxonmobil deprived Guyana of up to: 💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸 💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸💸 💸💸💸💸… https://t.co/SFnRc1k6hV
2/5
2020
Today I'm joining the @Europarl_EN #anticorruption intergroup's first meeting. Discussing the need for EU action to… https://t.co/WDlp6Cwmlx
Retweeted by Global WitnessShocking news from #Mexcio that a second environmental defender working to protect the Monarch butterfly has been f… https://t.co/Xt4iBfsJRD
Retweeted by Global WitnessThe EU conference on #Biodiversity is kicking off today at the @EU_Commission. Decision makers will discuss measure… https://t.co/XJuMNe3PpyAs the @EU_Commission convenes a key conference on #Biodiversity2020, it's crucial that the role of finance is addr… https://t.co/ZA2tOKNtKb
Retweeted by Global WitnessLATEST🔎: Exxon’s oil deal in #Guyana has caused the country to lose out on up to US$55 billion, according to a new… https://t.co/M8gigYqPR9
2/4
2020
"A country with inadequate schools, a declining sugar industry, and crumbling sea defenses that cannot protect it f… https://t.co/oWuUMae4CvExxon's deal may deprive Guyana of $55 billion, global witness says https://t.co/lW78SuNOng
Retweeted by Global WitnessToday's @Global_Witness report arguing Exxon outfoxed Guyana in negotiations over their oil contract comes at a fra… https://t.co/b31x6I2nqe
Retweeted by Global Witness90% of Guyana’s population risks losing land to rising sea levels. Exxon’s 2016 oil deal lost the country BILLIONS… https://t.co/eqNX6SwSXmNEW🔎: @exxonmobil's aggressive tactics and inexperienced govt officials led to an exploitative deal that will depri… https://t.co/RtF9Vv2i7yNEW🔎: @exxonmobil's aggressive tactics and inexperienced govt officials led to an exploitative deal that will depri… https://t.co/Ydo6dxjDhdFinance cannot be left off the hook in the fight against global #deforestation. Our latest briefing sets out why it… https://t.co/zjw57JqSK9
Retweeted by Global Witness🇪🇺 6 agribusiness companies linked to destruction of our climate-critical forests like the #Amazon were backed by E… https://t.co/G6bPGuZK8BMoney to burn? More than 300 banks and investors back six of the world’s most harmful agribusinesses to the tune of… https://t.co/h0DNhokrfF
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2/3
2020
Who's watching the #BAFTAs this weekend? To prepare, our staff recommend their favourite films about activists who… https://t.co/xAa9JIqTXx
2/2
2020
🎬 If you're in need of new film inspiration check out this selection of movies about changing the world, saving our… https://t.co/g8JY66RyEUThis is a US federal agency responsible for public lands spouting oil propaganda. The US’ oil addiction is driving… https://t.co/mRSyyum2hr“Beneficial ownership and Politically Exposed Person information should be free, open, and readily accessible to al… https://t.co/pXoyGPov2A1/2 UK gov policy to maximise oil + gas extraction is highlighted for its absurdity by @GeorgeMonbiot today "while… https://t.co/l5rFC9Y8w3
Retweeted by Global WitnessThe killings are believed to be linked to long-standing efforts by the Mayagna communities to protect the Reserve a… https://t.co/NiYF1XqFV3Six members of the Mayagna indigenous group have reportedly been killed in the Bosawás Biosphere Reserve in Nicarag… https://t.co/StM21kgVV2
1/31
2020
This message is not new but the plight of indigenous people is more important than ever: all over the world governm… https://t.co/4OXeybbspM
Retweeted by Global WitnessToday's #EnvironmentBill is a missed opportunity to tackle the UK’s global footprint. If it's serious about tacklin… https://t.co/QA3Xz5Bh1eGreat to see 🇬🇧 funding of fossil fuels abroad raised at #PMQs today, following the recent @BBCNewsnight report, in… https://t.co/C5jgxRHq6l
Retweeted by Global WitnessProposed new UK gas plant would be a disaster for the #climate, more expensive than renewables, and its approval wa… https://t.co/bWeTJVdPPZIt's shocking and unacceptable that attacks on #HumanRights defenders are going up, not down. They are on the foref… https://t.co/pk5x8izdjA
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1/30
2020
Great to see 🇬🇧 funding of fossil fuels abroad raised at #PMQs today, following the recent @BBCNewsnight report, in… https://t.co/C5jgxRHq6lIt's disappointing that, despite committing to deliver a European Green Deal, the @EU_Commission is co-hosting a co… https://t.co/mB87IK3O15At the #EuropeanGasConference - where climate is barely on the agenda - @GazpromEN announced it will plough on wit… https://t.co/DNkRqRKGsFIt's shocking and unacceptable that attacks on #HumanRights defenders are going up, not down. They are on the foref… https://t.co/pk5x8izdjAThis is a great announcement from @guardian 👏 The fossil fuel industry uses misleading advertising to buy consent… https://t.co/KfTlEKApyQ @350 Thanks for sharing! ✊1/ The corruption trial of Shell & Eni is continuing in Milan today where we may hear from a last minute star witne… https://t.co/B3MjeToLYE
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1/29
2020
The US is set to drown the world in oil, as we found last year: https://t.co/a639JDd2Uh Restoring the US… https://t.co/9RLvt92zV5Yesterday, we published a new investigation into the accounts & contracts of Congo’s national oil company, #SNPC -… https://t.co/sqvQAQkxki
Retweeted by Global WitnessAs state senators look to advance this pro-fracking bill today in Pennsylvania, it is worth noting last fall we fou… https://t.co/rZYfNs2fNSThe Republic of the Congo’s state-owned oil company is carrying billions of dollars in debt, according to a… https://t.co/6w7PXNR3X0
Retweeted by Global Witness @RFI Merci pour la partage. Veuillez trouver l’enquête complète ici: https://t.co/3RbsCCUbaf"Congo: la dette plus lourde que prévu avec les dettes de la société pétrolière SNPC", nouvelles révélations de… https://t.co/xVV2FLGNS3
Retweeted by Global Witness🇨🇳 Revisions to China’s Forest Law could present a huge step forward in tackling the global illegal timber trade 🌳,… https://t.co/mturMejkun
1/28
2020
In the past 5 years of Congo #Brazzaville's ongoing debt crisis, public spending has dropped by over 50%. Yet we re… https://t.co/sqsizMmJn6
1/27
2020

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