• Mining concessions in Ecuador stalled over compliance with indigenous rights

    On Monday, Ecuador’s president said the government would crack down on oil and mining companies for non-compliance with the country’s social and environmental laws.

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  • INTERPOL recognizes international initiatives to tackle environmental crime

    LDF has been recognized for its efforts on the issues of environmental crime at the inaugural award ceremony of the INTERPOL Environmental Compliance and Enforcement Committee (ECEC), hosted by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) in Edinburgh.

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  • The unstoppable transformation

    Former U.N. climate chief Christiana Figueres spoke last month about “a transformation that is now unstoppable, irreversible and more than anything else, it is exponential."

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  • LDF partners with Pérez Art Museum Miami and Design Miami during Art Basel Miami Beach

    LDF is hosting a public exhibition of two special works in partnership with the Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) through December 31, 2017.

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