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Donations for Green Cross Switzerland raised to CHF 14.4 millions

07.08.2018

 

CH-Zürich – 7. August 2018
Green Cross Schweiz steigerte Spendeneinnahmen auf CHF 14,4 Millionen PDF (.pdf)

 

CH-Zurich – 7 août 2018
Les recettes de dons de Green Cross Suisse sont passées à CHF 14,4 millions PDF (.pdf)

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Theater performance on the Earth Charter in Uster, Winterthur, Zurich, Bern, Wimmis and Thun

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Draft treaty for a weapons of mass destruction free zone in the Middle East welcomed

05.07.2018

 

CH-Zurich – 5 July 2018 – At the invitation of Green Cross Switzerland, a round table was held in Zurich from 2 to 4 July 2018 regarding a weapons of mass destruction free zone in the Middle East. Approximately 40 delegates from the Middle East, Australia, Canada, France, Great Britain, Russia, Sweden, USA and Switzerland discussed the course of action to promote a weapons of mass destruction free zone in the Middle East. According to Stephan Robinson, Unit Manager (Water, Legacy), Green Cross Switzerland, and Sharon Dolev, Head of the Israeli Disarmament Movement (IDM), the outcome of the closed meeting has paved the way to introduce initial steps towards a weapons of mass destruction free zone in the Middle East.

 

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Treaty – Weapons of Mass Destruction Free Zone in the Middle East – June 2018

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6.4 million people are at risk from exposure from uranium mines

13.06.2018

 

CH-Zurich – 13 June 2018 – Based on the results of the study, Green Cross Switzerland is requesting the corporate groups involved in uranium mining in Africa, Australia, Canada and the USA to properly shut down their uranium mining sites according to the polluter-pays principle to ensure that no further decontamination is necessary within the next 1000 years. The professional decontamination and closing of uranium mining sites in the countries of Central Asia requires the support of the international community, as these countries do not have the necessary resources at their disposal.

 

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Study Trips

12 November until 23 November 2017 – Over the course of 12 days, we’ll show you the highlights of Vietnam from North to South, accompanied by Maria Vitagliano, director of Green Cross Switzerland’s programme Social Medicine.

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