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Russian Specialists will Explore North Carolina Shoreline
During the next two weeks, Crude Accountability will be hosting a group of seven Russian specialists from the Russian environmental group Environmental Watch on the Northern Caucasus as part of our Peer-to-Peer Exchange Program.Read More
Diagnosed with "Berezovka"
June 1, 2016, International Children's Day, parents in the Kazakhstani village of Berezovka sent inquiries to the Kazakhstan International Bureau for Human Rights and the Rule of Law asking for help. Twenty five children from Berezovka were injured following an accident at the Karachaganak oil and gas condensate field and have not received any treatment from the government or from the company that caused the accident.Learn More
Crude Accountability is proud to release the English language version of our film, Berezovka: Exodus, about the relocation of the village of Berezovka in Western Kazakhstan. We have been working with the village since 2003 to achieve relocation, and the process is now underway. The community has paid an enormous price–the health of a generation, the loss of economic prosperity–to achieve relocation.Read More
Vitishko Released from Prison
Evgeny Vitishko was freed from the Sadovaya prison colony in Tambov Oblast. We are grateful for the expressions of solidarity with Vitishko from the environmental, human rights and international community since his imprisonment in February 2014. We hope that persecution of Vitishko stops and he will be able to continue his human rights and environmental work without fear of criminal prosecution.Read More
Turkmen Special Services Increase Pressure on Dissidents
Against a backdrop of growing international criticism of the human rights situation in Turkmenistan, the country’s security services have stepped up operations aimed at suppressing the voices of exiled dissidents. Over the past month, at least two Turkmen families in Moscow, and their relatives in Turkmenistan, were subjected to aggressive pressure.
Our Work We work with local activists in the Caspian Sea basin to protect the region’s natural environment and to ensure environmental justice for communities impacted by natural resource development.
Children or Oil
Coalition calls oil companies to take responsibility for the tragedy in Berezovka.
During the next two weeks, Crude Accountability will be hosting a group of seven Russian specialists from the Russian environmental group Environmental Watch on the Northern Caucasus as part of our Peer-to-Peer Exchange Program. The Peer-to-Peer exchange program is our mutual effort to help protect the Kuban River environment through the sharing of professional experience […]Read More
“Prove They Are Alive!” campaign calls upon the government of Turkmenistan to shed light on the fate of dozens who have been imprisoned for more than a decade On the occasion of the International Week of the Disappeared, the human rights campaign “Prove They Are Alive!” calls upon the government of Turkmenistan to restore the […]Read More
Today, June 1, International Children’s Day, parents in the Kazakhstani village of Berezovka sent inquiries to the Kazakhstan International Bureau for Human Rights and the Rule of Law asking for help. This was discussed today at a press conference held in Almaty, Kazakhstan, by the Coalition, Children or Oil? Twenty five children from Berezovka were […]Read More