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COP20 Gender Day – What does genuine, legitimate participation by women look like?

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Leny Olivera writing from Lima, where the Democracy Center is hosting a photo exhibition at the People’s Climate Summit, based on our photo-documentary Climate Change is About…Women.

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December 2014: Citizen Action on the Climate Crisis – The Democracy Center Needs Your Help

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The December Newsletter is full of news about just-published projects and our activities at COP20 – as well as a request for help from you.

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On The Ground And In The Boardrooms – Strategies For Connecting Frontline Struggles With Corporate Capture Of Climate Policy

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NEW REPORT Corporate Conquistadors: The Many Ways Multinationals Both Drive and Profit from Climate Change

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Democracy Center team at the COP20 and the People’s Summit in Lima this week

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On-the-ground coverage from around the COP20 all week from the DC team in Lima. Stay tuned to this blog page and follow/connect @DemocracyCenter

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Climate Change is About…Women

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A multi-layered photo documentary project exploring the interrelations between violence, resilience and climate change in the lives of four women in a peri-urban Bolivian community.

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Cambio Climático es…hablar de Mujeres

Visite el micrositio: Cambio Climático es…hablar de Mujeres Visit the microsite: Climate Change is About…Women Estamos en Lima para el Cumbre de los Pueblos, coincidiendo con el COP20. Entre muchas otras cosas, visite la exposición de estas fotos en el Parque …

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Getting Action: Frackdown 3 – a few updates

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A snapshot of the fracking situation in the UK, Ireland, and Bolivia

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Fracking, Free Trade Agreements, and the Mechanisms of Corporate Power

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TTIP and fracking activists came together on the Oct 11th days of action. It is crucial they continue to do this, and challenge the system of corporate entitlement that stands in the way of both movements.

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Getting Action Beyond New York: Shifting the Focus to the South

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There is an opportunity afoot to strengthen justice and global South representation in the climate movement (and here are a couple of resources to help us do it)

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Jim Shultz on Democracy Now! during People’s Climate March – video and transcript

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Our director Jim Shultz was among many people interviewed during Democracy Now!’s three-hour broadcast, live from the People’s Climate March in NYC on September 21st.

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