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Suing Goliath

Arica in campaign for Corporate Responsibility Swedwatch and the European Coalition for Corporate Justice launch a campaign for stricter EU-regulations for corporate responsibility. The goal is to make EU-law include: A corporate duty to prevent harm European civil cause of action Fairer burdens of proof Reasonable time limits Financial risk mitigation Reform of the EU…

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Justice for Arica

A monument over Swedish hypocrisy is created by the people affected by Boliden’s toxic waste in Arica.…

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Sweden changes position in Arica case

In a debate in Swedish Parliament, the Swedish Minister of Environment suddenly changed the Swedish position towards supporting Chile in cleaning up the contaminated areas in Arica, Chile.  In a non-scripted part…

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The Swedish Cemetery

People in the affected area in Arica have painted a mural on the wall surrounding the toxic waste from Boliden.Women in Arica, affected by the Boliden waste, have made a beautiful film…

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Elia Cortez

In the film Elia Cortez is seen as she tells Lars and Rodrigo about the numerous cancer cases in her neighborhood. Today she is running a “Solidarity Pot” in order to help…

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Rodrigo Pino Vargas

Rodrigo Pino Vargas is presented in the film as a community leader in Arica. His role is informal, but since 2004 his engagement in the Boliden case has been of great importance to…

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