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VIDEO | Israeli-affiliated company Veolia faces protests in the US

Published on Nov 22, 2013 by PressTV Veolia, a transnational corporation that works closely with Israel, is facing protests and boycotts across the United States. Caleb Maupin went to one of the demonstrations in New York City and sent us this report. Still living in fairy-tale-land about Israel? Time to wake up: The Map of […]

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@Veolia transportation firm divests from Israeli settlement bus lines

 Monday September 30, 2013 00:13 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News After a campaign beginning more than six years ago, activists with the global Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement have declared a major victory this week, when the French transportation company Veolia Transdev (partially owned by environmental services company Veolia Inc.) sold off its bus […]

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Russell Tribunal accuses Israel of apartheid violations

MEMO | March 18, 2013 The Russell Tribunal on Palestine (RToP) demanded on Sunday that the ICC investigate crimes against humanity being committed by Israel in the Palestinian occupied territories. The Russell Tribunal on Palestine, which was created in 2009 to look into the various accountabilities that have led to the continued occupation of the […]

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Richard Falk urges boycott Veolia in London over illegal settlements

By SR Editor | Nov 22, 2012 | Sabbah Report UN expert calls for Veolia bidding snub A UNITED Nations expert on Palestine has called on the North London Waste Authority to bar a company from bidding for public contracts over its involvement with “illegal” Israeli settlements. Richard Falk, the UN’s special rapporteur on human […]

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Bristol – Palestine group staging demo

THIS IS BRISTOL  MARCH 1 2012 A PROTEST will be held outside Bristol Museum & Art Gallery by campaigners angry that environmental services firm Veolia is sponsoring a wildlife exhibition. Members of the Bristol Palestine Solidarity Campaign claim the company should not be supporting the exhibition because of its involvement in a controversial transport project […]

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Who Profits: Veolia owns, operates Tovlan landfill in OPT for Israeli waste

A Million Stories about the Zionist Rape of This World – in pictures 22 November 2011 | Israeli Occupation Archive Jordan Valley’s Tovlan landfill: Violia dumping Israeli waste in OPT Who Profits Newsletter – 21 Nov 2011 Transmitted via Omar Barghouti Veolia is not only still involved in the illegal Israeli tram project connecting Israeli’s […]

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French giant Veolia cut down to size for abusing Palestinian rights

Maren Mantovani and Michael Deas | The Electronic Intifada | 26 August 2011 France is refusing to address corporate complicity in the occupation of Palestine. (Council of the European Union) The French corporation Veolia once appeared unassailable; today it is ailing. It is faced not only with the global economic crisis but also the growing impact of […]

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PRESS RELEASE | Veolia, major target of Palestinian BDS campaign, in financial crisis

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | Aug 8 2011 | BDSmovement.net French multinational Veolia to cut back global operations after €67.2 million losses BDS campaign has cost Veolia large contracts across Europe over its illegal Israel project Losses comes on heals of Agrexco’s financial woes, another main BDS target Only days after losing out on another […]

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Veolia loses another contract | We Divest

  Another lost contract. This time in Ealing Council, London. Here’s the release from the Palestine Solidarity Campaign. Veolia continues to pay a high price for aiding Israel’s occupation, as it loses yet another contract Wednesday 3rd August 2011 | WeDivest.org In another victory for Palestinian rights, Ealing Council, in London , has failed to […]

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PRESS RELEASE | National Quaker group joins Jewish-led divestment campaign from TIAA-CREF

 June 27, 2011 | We Divest First client of pension giant to sign on to screen investments that profit from Israel’s occupation For immediate release We Divest from Israel’s Occupation, wedivest.org Contact Sydney Levy (Jewish Voice for Peace), sydney AT jvp.org, PHILADELPHIA—American Friends Service Committee (AFSC,) the nearly century-old, Nobel Peace Prize-winning Quaker organization publicly announced their support […]

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PRESS RELEASE | Veolia-controlled company participating in a public tender in The Netherlands

JOINT PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: 22 June 2011 REF. NO.: 224/2011 As Palestinian organisations dedicated to the protection and promotion of human rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT), we are concerned about the involvement of corporations in violations of international humanitarian law. Of recent concern are the activities of Veolia Environment, a […]

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Labor in Palestine: The Work of Resistance Gets a New Push

 May 25, 2011 | 10:07 am| By Michelle Chen  – Working In These Times Members of the Palestinian Popular Committee hold a protest calling for the boycott of Israeli settlement goods sold in Palestinian areas, on September 24, 2010, in Maasarah, near Bethlehem.   (MUSA AL-SHAER/AFP/Getty Images) There are a few values that trade unionists […]

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PressTV – Israel slammed over railway project

Wed Dec 22, 2010 6:28AM Share | Email | Print A high speed Israeli train in West Bank, file photo Tel Aviv is criticized for building a high speed bullet train railway line that links central Israel to the Jewish settlements built on the occupied Palestinian lands in the West Bank. The bullet train line […]

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