Corporate Accountability International

Corporate Accountability International has been waging winning campaigns to challenge corporate abuse for more than 30 years. We were there at the beginning of this movement to demand direct corporate accountability to public interests and have been at its forefront ever since.

Releases by this organization

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
CPP Repeal: US Brings Nothing But Oil, Gas, Coal to COP23
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Director Scott Pruitt is to file his proposal to repeal the Clean Power Plan today. While this announcement is catastrophic for U.S. climate policy, it also has implications for next month’s round of the negotiations at the United Nations Framework Convention...
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Thursday, July 20, 2017
STATEMENT: Tillerson’s Exxon Violated Russian Sanctions, Should Step Down
Please see Corporate Accountability International spokesperson Gigi Kellett’s statement below: “It should really come as no surprise that Exxon Mobil would violate the law in order to advance its profit interests. Nor is it a surprise that Trump Administration officials--Rex Tillerson in particular...
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Thursday, June 01, 2017
With US Withdrawal, Countries Must Leave Trump Behind, Move Forward
Statement from CAI president Kelle Louaillier “This decision will have far-reaching implications for people, the planet and the future of the Paris Agreement. But, a U.S. withdrawal would not mean the U.S. government will walk away. In fact, this move would almost guarantee that the Trump...
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Monday, May 01, 2017
New Report: Big Polluters Have Backdoor Access to UNFCCC
Today, Corporate Accountability International released a new report “Inside Job: Big Polluters’ lobbyists on the inside at the UNFCCC,” exposing the dirty fossil fuel trade associations that are stalking the halls of the U.N. climate talks to undermine, weaken, and block progress. The report...
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Tuesday, December 20, 2016
70,000 Demand Obama Protect Climate from Trump Denialism
Just one month from inauguration and with confirmation hearings looming for President-elect Trump’s climate-denier cabinet, an international coalition of human rights and environmental groups is appealing to President Obama to take one final action to advance justice and action on climate change in...
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Thursday, December 03, 2015
Corporate Greenwashing, Cooptation of Policymaking Undermining COP21
The first days of climate talks have played out some predictable story lines. Global North leaders like President Obama have made lofty commitments. Global South governments have demanded less lip service and more action. But today: a new wrinkle. Civil society is advancing an urgent new agenda to...
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Monday, November 23, 2015
New Exposé Unearths True Dirt Behind COP21’s Corporate Sponsors
Today, Corporate Accountability International released a new report , “Fueling the Fire: The corporate sponsors bankrolling COP21,” exposing the filthy track record of the corporations sponsoring the Paris climate talks. With less than one week before the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) of...
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Friday, October 23, 2015
Evidence Mounts that Corporate Interference is Dismantling Climate Policy Progress
On the heels of new findings that corporate influence is undermining climate policy progress globally and a U.S. Congressional call for an investigation into ExxonMobil, civil society is mounting a historic campaign to jettison polluters from climate policymaking. The campaign and new global...
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Thursday, May 23, 2013
Shareholders Vote for McDonald’s to Assess Its Health Impacts
Today shareholders voted on a resolution requiring McDonald’s to assess whether it’s doing enough to address increasing concerns and pressure to limit the fast-food environment. The resolution received a 6.3 percent vote; an impressive showing considering the Board’s opposition.
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Wednesday, May 08, 2013
This Mother's Day: Moms Aren't Lovin' It
This Mother's Day - as McDonald's meets intensifying scrutiny of its marketing with new tactics to hook kids on its product - a broad coalition of moms from prominent bloggers to a bestselling author is calling on the burger giant's CEO, Don Thompson, to give moms a break.
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