G20 2018: A SUMMIT TO FORGET
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On November 30 and December 1, the 12th G20 Summit took place in Argentina, bringing together the leaders of the world’s leading economies and the European Union, as well as 14 international organizations. In turn, there was a Week of Action against the G20 and the IMF, which lasted between November 25 and December 1, with the aim of denouncing the neoliberal policies promoted by these two organizations. The G20 is made up of 19 countries from all continents and … Read more

THE FUTURE OF GALICIA WILL BE WITHOUT COAL
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Last December 1st, we took part in the global action against coal at the As Pontes thermal power plant (#ENDESA), organized by the platform Galicia, un Futuro sin Carbon (Galicia, a future without coal), with ECOAR))) and other social and environmental groups are members. 34% of CO2 emissions in Galicia are produced by the Meirama and As Pontes plants. So at 11:30 am we left the Uxío Novoneira square with the objective of making visible the rejection of the burning … Read more

13 EDITORA IS BORN!!
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This Sunday, November 25, 13 Editora finished placing the pillars of a project that is already a reality thanks to more than 50 people who, through their contributions to the crowdfunding campaign, facilitated the achievement of the budget for the first impulse that will start 13 Editora up. Being this a non-profit publishing project, of an independent nature, that arises under ECOAR)))’s framework, 13 Editora is born with the firm objective of spreading, in Galician language, reflexive works and practical … Read more

ENDE GELÄNDE 2018: FOURTH YEAR RESISTING FOR CLIMATE JUSTICE
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Between the 25th and 29th of October an action against the lignite mines, one of the main responsible for CO2 polluting emissions, took place in Rhineland (Germany). Convened by the platform Ende Gelände, the action brought together thousands of activists for the fourth consecutive year to block mining activity in Rhineland and defend the Hambach Forest. More than 12,000 years old and with a high biodiversity, this forest  is threatened by the mining activity of the RWE company that uses … Read more

‘EUROPE BEYOND COAL’: COUNTDOWN FOR THE END OF COAL
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2030 is the deadline to reduce coal consumption by at least two thirds. That is, we are 12 years away from avoiding the rise in global temperature and thus avoiding its catastrophic consequences. Coal is the leading cause of 19,500 premature deaths a year in Europe and the costs for associated health problems reach up to 54 billion euros a year in the European Union. Hence we have taken another step to put a stop on coal’s CO2 emissions and … Read more

BUILDING THE FOUNDATIONS TO FREE OURSELVES FROM COAL
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The past 12, 13 and 14 October a meeting framed within the international movement Break Free took place in Riaza (Segovia). This encounter aims to put a stop on the production of energy based on coal. We came to the meeting with the firm task of weaving networks and creating alliances to continue building the movement against fossil fuels. After the last report of the IPCC, which indicates that, if the CO2 emission is not reduced by half by 2030, … Read more

SUSPENSION OF FELLING IN HAMBACH FOREST
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On October 5, a German court ordered the temporary suspension of the felling in Hambach Forest. Over the past few months, the forest has become a symbol of the climate struggle, as well as the rejection of the use of fossil fuels. The decision was taken by Münster’s City Court in response to an emergency procedure initiated by the environmental organization BUND, which sought to end the massive cutting of trees carried out to gain surface area for a coal … Read more

’13 EDITORA ‘CREATES A CROWDFUNDING FOR ITS CREATION
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The crowdfunding campaign to be able to turn 13 editora into reality is launched. The campaign will be developed through Pepa Loba’s microfinance tool with the purpose of achieving the goal through a collective and collaborative construction process. 13 editora aims to be a nonprofit publishing project of an independent nature that provides people and groups with tools that allow them to approach reality in an autonomous, critical and proactive manner. With this will 13 editora, which arises under ECOAR)))’s … Read more

VIDEO: NOBODY WILL DO IT FOR US!
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NOBODY WILL DO IT FOR US!
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We begin a new period. A new step with which we equip ourselves with better tools. Tools we can use to build an even more solid and effective structure that deals with all the challenges that arise in the construction of a fairer world. In this new phase ECOAR))) will have new mechanisms that will confer greater capacity, coherence and independence, to face the abuses committed by governments and transnationals, in defense of human rights and the planet. We are … Read more

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