Documentary about Berezovka Honored at International Film Festival

This week, the documentary Karachaganak: Children in Exchange for Oil, a documentary about the tragedy of the children of Berezovka, ...

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Fire at the Karachaganak Oil and Gas Condensate Field

Western Kazakhstan News Portal "My City" reported a transformer fire June 5, 2015 at the Karachaganak Oil and Gas Condensate Field ...

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Karachaganak: Children in Exchange for Oil

The film "Karachaganak:Children in Exchange for Oil" deals with tragedy that occurred in the Kazakh village of Berezovka on 28 ...

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80% of children from Berezovka village suffer from lung diseases – Regional Department of Health

80% of children from Berezovka village suffer from lung diseases – Regional Department of Health

The Regional Department of Health published results from medical examinations of Berezovka’s residents. According to the Regional Department of Health, ...

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(Photo from Moy Gorod’s archives.)

A half of Berezovka’s residents suffer from various pathologies

A correspondent of Moy Gorod announced this with a reference to akim WKO’s news agency. 91 residents in total, including 75 ...

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Impacted Children Continue to Be Removed from the Village of Berezovka

Impacted Children Continue to Be Removed from the Village of Berezovka

Today six children were admitted to the local clinic from the school and were diagnosed with dizziness, nausea, high blood ...

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(Photo: Raul Uporov)

Children Poisoned by Unknown Toxins in Berezovka, Kazakhstan, Close to the Karachaganak Oil and Gas Condensate Field

On November 28, 2014, twenty two people (19 children and 3 adults) in the village of Berezovka in western Kazakhstan ...

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Film – Five Kilometers of Indifference

Film - Five Kilometers of Indifference

Crude Accountability’s new film, “Five Kilometers of Indifference,” describes the many years of struggle of the residents of the village ...

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Chevron Pays Fines and “Washes Its Hands” (на русском языке)

Chevron Pays Fines and Washes Its Hands (на русском языке)

Interview by Liliya Iglikova (Internet Newspaper ZONA KZ) with Sergey Solyanik (CrudeAccountability) June 11, 2013 (in Russian):  

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Documentary about Berezovka Honored at International Film Festival

This week, the documentary Karachaganak: Children in Exchange for Oil, a documentary about the tragedy of the children of Berezovka, Kazakhstan, took second place at “The Right Cut,” the first international human rights film festival for short documentaries in Caracas (Venezuela). It also won the Best Screen Award. The documentary was produced by Crude Accountability.

Thirteen documentaries were among the finalists, while 5 short films from Venezuela, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Afghanistan and Russia were named as the winners http://bit.ly/1WfghyG. “The Right Cut” festival is devoted to human rights that are often violated in favor of government authorities, criminals and big business, despite the obligation of government to protect them made in 1948 at the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

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