Does fracking violate human rights?

Does fracking violate human rights?

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Does fracking violate human rights?

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In partnership with the Permanent Peoples' Tribunal Session on the Human Rights Impacts of Fracking, we are exploring whether or not there are human rights issues at stake in fracking. In what ways does fracking affect climate change, ecosystems, and human health? Join our contributors in considering the impacts of hydraulic fracturing on human well-being. 

Image credit: Fracking wastewater pond, courtesy of The Filmmaker Fund

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