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Learn more: http://pulitzercenter.org/projects/africa/pipeline-dreams-journey-along-chad-cameroon-oil-pipeline By Christiane Badgley, for the Pulitzer Center. The World Bank-supported Chad-Cameroon oil pipeline has been operational for over six years, but the controversy surrounding the so-called oil for development project has hardly died down. The 1070 km (670 mile) pipeline transports oil from the Doba fields of southwestern Chad to a marine loading terminal off the Atlantic coast near Kribi, Cameroon. From one end of the pipeline to the other, project partners raised the hopes and expectations of local populations. But today, for those who had no real choice or say about the project, the disappointment is profound. This report is part of Pulitzer Center-sponsored project "Pipe(l...
New America Foundation president Steve Coll uses the case of Chad to illustrate how ExxonMobil can a negative effect on developing nations in Africa. May 3, 2012. For video, audio, and transcript, go to: http://www.carnegiecouncil.org/resources/multimedia/20120503/index.html
Villager Nkongzok talks of the day his cocoa plantation was cut down to make way for the pipeline
Citation: Friends of the Earth International. “River pollution – Chad Cameroon pipeline.” Youtube video, 1:00. Posted October 2007. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u8wpRStX95g France 24 English. “When Chadians stay poor despite oil.” Youtube video, 2:58. Posted July 2008. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mqLMXgJv-R4 Pulitzer Center. “Chad-Cameroon Pipeline: Crude Awakening.” Youtube video, 2:32. Posted December 2009. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uqduGx7lik4 The World Bank. (2006 July). Chad-Cameroon Pipeline Project. Where do things stand in the World Bank’s relations with the Government of Chad? Retrieved from http://web.worldbank.org/archive/website01210/WEB/0__MENUP.HTM The World Bank. (2006 December). Projects & Operations. Petroleum Development and Pipeline Project. Retrieved...
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International Workshop Yaounde, Feb 07 Dr. Patrice Bigombe Logo, ist Forscher und hat über die extreme Marginalisierung der Urvölker der Pygmäen durch das Pipline-Projekt geforscht. Er äussert sich über den Sinn dieser Austauschprojekte. Dr. Claude Abé ist Forscher an der Catholic University of Central Africa und hat entlang dem Pipline-Projekt die riesigen Migrationsflüsse und die fatale Auswirkungen auf lokale Gemeinschaften analysiert.
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In June 2000, the World Bank decided to co-finance the Chad Cameroon petroleum development project. According to the Bank, the project will be the first example of an oil exploration project that will directly benefit the poor. However, two years after construction has started,, communities living on the popeline route in Cameroon are facing disruption of their lands, impoverishment because of failed compensation plans, pollution of their lands, water resources, severe health problems and, in the case of the Bakola indigenous peoples, the destruction of the forests they depend on. Instead of alleviating poverty, the project has brought misery to their lives. This film was shot by the Center for Environment and Development/ FoE Cameroon. Full 30 minute film available from email@example.com
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Delphine Djiraïbé, human rights lawyer with the Chadian Association for the Promotion and Defense of Human Rights, spoke about the negative impacts of the Chad-Cameroon Petroleum Development Pipeline project funded by the World Bank. The pipeline has failed to reduce poverty, and instead it has enriched the Chadian government, leading to corruption and human rights violations. For more information please visit: http://ciel.org/Intl_Financial_Inst/IFI_Current_Activities.html and bit.ly/1gAJT24 #spring4humanrights Photo Credit: Ken Doerr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/kendoerr/
International Workshop Yaounde, Feb 02 Als Nigerianer stellt Dr. Musa Abutudu der University of Ibadan die destruktive Bedeutung der Ölförderung ins Zentrum seiner Ausführungen. Dr. Viviane Nain Chouala ist Researcher beim GRAPS, bezieht ihre Ausführungen of the problem of the game between international interests and local actors who lost their autonomy.
Trump's pick for Secretary of State is Rex Tillerson. Tillerson and Mobile Oil have a history of doing what is right for Mobil and not caring all that much about what is right for the America, impoverished countries, the poor, or for that matter the world. The Story of Mobil Oil in Chad is just one such example.
In this video Jakeline (Colombia) and Urbain (Chad) show the impact of the oil and mining industry in Chad and Colombia. Local communities are coping with poverty despite the rich resources in their country. They call for transparency and fair rules in the extractives trade. Cordaid aims to assist these communities in their engagement and negotiation with companies and government by increasing their knowledge. Find here more on our extractives projects: https://www.cordaid.org/en/topics/extractives/ Cordaid is a global development organization whose mission is to create flourishing, self-reliant communities in the world’s most fragile and conflict-affected areas. www.cordaid.org www.facebook.com/Cordaid www.twitter.com/Cordaid
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Northridge Church is partnering with World Concern to help a village in Chad, Africa. In this video David Whiting shows us what everyday life is like in Maramara, Chad, Africa. Watch the full update from Maramara here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_wJg6-EmOEs Give at www.fundtheconspiracy.com
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While some places are on this list due to armed conflicts and violence, other places are on the list thanks to physical or biological calamities. Regardless of the reasons, the one thing all of these places have in common is that most western governments do not advise travel to them unless it is absolutely necessary. These are the 25 most dangerous places to visit as a tourist. Also, before we continue, just remember, being on this list doesn't necessarily mean the entire country is bad to visit (although it can). Just make sure to check on regional travel warnings. Follow us on: Twitter: https://twitter.com/list25 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/list25 Website: http://list25.com Instagram: https://instagram.com/list25/ Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/list25/ Check out the physic...
Chad is a country that sits right in the middle of Africa. It is sometimes referred to as the “Dead heart of Africa”, due to its vast, mostly uninhabited deserts. Despite this, its natural landscapes are breathtakingly beautiful and even if the political struggles define its modern history, it is still well worth discovering. You can now support this channel via Patreon, by accessing the link bellow. Thank you! https://www.patreon.com/7facts Learn, Share, Subscribe The African series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbZJ71IJGFRSS8U_aviqtyOJOPSmcRlyd The Oceanian series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbZJ71IJGFRT-Yslq4Rpl_1bByPrZqYyM The American Series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbZJ71IJGFRR8eYVQa9r_t3h4Tc2bmhsu The Asian series: https://www.youtube.com/playl...
Over the past 50 years, the surface area of Lake Chad has experienced significant climate, hydrological, ecological, and social changes. Throughout the last century, fishers, farmers, and herders from different ethnic groups migrated to the lake’s shores to exploit its rich natural resources and to flee droughts, famine, and conflicts in other parts of the region. These changes have created both opportunities and threats. In the face of additional pressure that climate change exerts on the region’s fragile natural resources, there is an urgent need to identify sustainable management options that will meet the development needs of the local population.
On a continent plagued by rampant poaching, Zakouma National Park in Chad serves as a beacon of conservation hope. Discover the magic of its fauna and flora, the anti-poaching efforts that have contributed to the park’s turnaround and the influences of African, Arabic and nomadic cultures that have combined to make it a fascinating destination for intrepid, experiential travellers.
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TOP 10 PLACES IN CHAD. A visit to Chad is not for the fainthearted. The country has been described as extreme in a continent that is full of destinations that will leave you out of your comfort zone. The country is certainly one that will leave you with memories, good and bad, that you will never forget.
From the towering monoliths of the Sahara to the shimmering waters of Bangweulu and Chad we take a trip down memory lane as our Africa month celebrations continue. Bertus takes us on a whirlwind journey to some of his most recent visits into Africa’s wild places, and we celebrate not only the natural splendour of the scenery and biodiversity but also the incredible people who call these places home.
Get away with Chad Crawford as he makes his way through the beauty of the Florida Keys. Each key has something unique to offer and Chad shows you the best when he shows you how to Do the Florida Keys. And Chef Justin Timineri brings you a new recipe for an old Keys favorite when he mixes up a Florida Spiny Lobster Stir-Fry.
Military veteran Chad has always dreamed of taking a Chinese solo travel excursion. Initially he considered to take a backpacking trip on his own, but this raised many concerns with those who are close to him. Chad then sought out a solo travel experience that would allow him to integrate Chinese culture on his own schedule, rather than adhering to a rigorous itinerary of events, timed to the last minute. Chad then discovered the romance tour. An innovative travel concept, romance tours integrate elements of social functions into solo travel, which assists in navigating an unseen land for the first time, while creating relationships that often last a lifetime.
Nearly two weeks after Chad was added to an amended U.S. travel ban list, questions continue about why the African country was included. VOA Correspondent Mariama Diallo looks at implications for Chad. Originally published at - https://www.voanews.com/a/questions-about-chad-being-added-to-us-travel-ban/4058479.html
From Wealthy Women to Women who "Fall Down": Corporate Detachment, “Gender-Neutral” Policy, and Women’s Access to Land in the Oilfields of Chad - AWARE Seminar The consortium of global oil companies that built the Chad-Cameroon pipeline designed policies for taking land that were described as models for the extractive industries by the World Bank and were supposed to be gender neutral. I trace the effects of these policies in the oilfields of Chad through the disappearance of the baou déné, who were successful female farmers, and the rise of the baou mosso, women who make a precarious living off the farm through small trade and who regularly "fall down" (mosso) or go broke. I suggest that large, private companies that seek to limit their liabilities and minimize their ongoing obligations ...
A 2015 Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Speaker Series event. Learn more: blankfoundation.org/pipeline-event As part of The Pipeline Project launch, the Blank Family Foundation announced a new partnership with DonorsChoose.org to fund 100 innovative STEAM projects for classroom teachers in Atlanta, Fulton County and DeKalb County public schools. For every dollar donated to eligible projects through DonorsChoose.org, the Blank Family Foundation will match the gift. Over the next year, the goal is to fund 100 projects that pull more students into the pipeline. Charles Best leads DonorsChoose.org, a nonprofit organization which provides a simple way to address educational inequity. At DonorsChoose.org, public school teachers create classroom project requests and donors can pick the projec...
Discussion panel from the Great British Business Club Launch event at the British Embassy in Ankara on December 14th, 2017. The Great British Business Club (GBBC) initiative aims to help further develop UK-Turkey commercial relations by creating a networking community for British companies that have established a presence in Turkey. For more information on GBBC ant this event, please visit: https://www.bcct.org.tr/great-british-business-club/
Cameroon, Africa. Cameroun. Along the sea shore, thatched huts, jungle, woman collects and cuts cane, men dig and hand irrigate land, others mix earth and water by feet, moulds used to produce bricks, large canes brought out of the jungle for house construction, foundations dug, reeds are plaited to make large mats, mats form basis of roof, canes bent to form curved roof supports, supports bound with reeds, roof is thatched with straw, musicians play on wooden keyboard, wonderful wood carvings of figures, tribal costumes covering total head and body, river people gather to fish, men carry nets into river, surrounding fish and lift nets, bowls float on surface for catch, children collect water, women with tattooes and facial jewellery, construction of mud built houses, people on the beach...
Au dela des polémiques qui ont entourés le voyage du pape Benoit XVI au Cameroun et en Angola, deux éditorialistes de la presse chrétienne, Guillaume Goubert de La Croix et Aymeric Pourbaix de Radio Notre Dame reviennent sur cette question : le voyage du pape en Afrique a-t-il été une réussite ? Emission du 26/03/2009
U.S. Department of State Deputy Spokesperson Marie Harf leads the Daily Press Briefing at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C. on January 15, 2015. A transcript is available at http://www.state.gov/r/pa/prs/dpb/2015/01/236028.htm.
Travis Business Group Petroleum Pipelines Security Presentation at NNPC H/Q Abuja, 3-16-2004. Title: The Application of Emerging Security Technologies to the Protection of National Assets and Infrastructure
Eglises du Monde part cette semaine au Tchad, territoire deux fois grand comme la France, situé en Afrique centrale. Le Tchad est entouré au nord par la Lybie, à l'est par le Soudan, et au sud par le Centrafrique. Environ 20% des tchadiens sont catholiques, sur 10 millions d'habitants, majoritairement musulmans. Il s'agit de l'une des plus jeunes Eglises d'Afrique, l'Evangile étant arrivé au Tchad depuis moins d'un siècle. Au coeur de cette terre d'islam, dans la région du Guéra, l'évêque de Mongo a entrepris le pari un peu fou d'ériger une cathédrale pour 15 000 fidèles catholiques, minorité dans la minorité. C'est cette aventure qu'a suivi notre invité, Antoine d'Abbundo, rédacteur en chef de Pèlerin. Eglises du Monde du 09/01/2013.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission invited the public to offer input on the environmental review of the proposed Alaska North Slope natural gas pipeline project, at a scoping meeting Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at the Dena'ina Center in Anchorage. The meeting started with presentations on the project and the environmental review process, followed by public comment. The meeting was streamed live by the Office of the Federal Coordinator for Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects and is available for viewing by following this link.
Chad , officially the Republic of Chad, is a landlocked country in Central Africa. It is bordered by Libya to the north, Sudan to the east, the Central African Republic to the south, Cameroon and Nigeria to the southwest and Niger to the west. This video targeted to blind users. Attribution: Article text available under CC-BY-SA Public domain image source in video