(Ottawa) On Thursday, a group of Ottawa-based organizations wrote a letter urging the Australian High Commissioner to work with the Australian government and pressure Melbourne-based OceanaGold to drop its $301 million lawsuit against El Salvador. Hearings on the suit began this week at the World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) in Washington.
Since Harper could miss UN climate summit, Council of Canadians and Ottawa residents offer to swing by 24 Sussex to pick him up en route to NYC Climate March.
The Council of Canadians will be joining about 100,000 people in New York City for the People's Climate March this weekend. For updates on that action, please see @CouncilofCDNs, #ActionNotWords, #PeoplesClimate and #Climate2014 on Twitter.