Contaminated water in area close to 3 Chevron wells

“Severe and moderate damage” in areas of the Ecuadorian Amazon where Texaco-Chevron operated for 28 years were evidenced by the Comptroller in its report based on a special examination. 80% of the sites analyzed by this entity are affected by high concentrations of...

Campaign to avoid film in favor of Chevron that will be produced by Brad Pitt

With the online campaign ,“Brad do the right thing,” Ecuador seeks to collect signatures and reach the American actor Brad Pitt so he does not make a movie based on a book, whose rights were acquired by him, and which recounts the alleged fraud against Chevron in a...

Court of The Hague gives ruling in support to Ecuador´s demand against Chevron

The International Court of The Hague issued this Thursday, March 12 an interim award in which it recognizes that the lawsuit against Chevron should recognize the individual rights of Ecuadorians. This ruling of the Court of The Hague was produced with a 2-1 split vote, which has...

Indigenous performed “Crusade for the Dignity, the Justice and clean hands”

Indigenous and peasants who consider themselves affected by the oil contamination left by Chevron met yesterday in the central park of Lago Agrio (Sucumbios), to participate in a “crusade for dignity, justice and clean hands.” Since 09:00, residents of Sucumbios,...

Amazonian people request that the $ 106 million Ecuador owes to Chevron should be returned to them

According to a legal challenge interposed this Wednesday, Ecuadoreans who won a millionaire environmental lawsuit against Chevron would claim to keep the $ 106 million the state owes to the oil company. The organization formed by settlers and Amazon Indigenous, who declare being...

YPF plans to appeal the court order of delivering information on the agreement with Chevron

The oil company YPF, controlled by the Argentine government, reported yesterday it plans to appeal the order issued by a judge of providing the information requested by opposition deputies on the agreement with Chevron to exploit Vaca Muerta. “YPF will appeal the decision...

Hague Court rejects recusal of Ecuador to fight with Chevron

The Office of Ecuador said that the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague denied the request for recusal that Ecuador raised against referees on the process initiated by Chevron, followed after the millionaire environmental lawsuit  who lost in the country. The agency...

ICC receives indigenous complaint which accuses Chevron for damage to humanity

The International Criminal Court (ICC) confirmed on Monday, October 27 the receipt of a complaint filed by an association of some 3,000 indigenous and settlers from the Ecuadorian Amazon against the Chevron Manager, John Watson, who is accused of crimes against humanity....