The World Bank

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Environmental Conflicts of The World Bank

Advance Agro plantations, Thailand

Agricultural land investment deal in Djidja, Benin

Amritsar- Delhi-Kolkata Industrial Corridor, India

Anti-mining protests and controversies around the “Law with the Long Name”, Mongolia

Aquaculture conflict in Golfo de Fonseca, Honduras, Nicaragua

ArcelorMittals iron ore mining, Liberia

Attempting Social Responsibility at Iamgold's mine, Burkina Faso

Azura-Edo Independent Power Project Impacts Community People in Edo State, Nigeria

Bafokeng Platinum mine, South Africa

Baglihar Hydroelectric Power Project, India

Baku–Tbilisi–Ceyhan pipeline, Georgia

Bar Elias Litani Pollution, Lebanon

Bastar conflict, Chhattisgarh, India

Batang coal fired power plant, Central Java, Indonesia

Bauxite Mines on the Sangaredi Plateau & Kamsar port installations, Guinea

Bedford Biofuels Jatropha, Tana Delta, Kenya

Bisasar Rd Landfill Site, South Africa

Boeung Kak Lake Evictions in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Borj Chakir Landfill, Tunisia

Bujagali hydropower project, Uganda

Bumbuna Dam, Sierra Leone

Chiawelo, Soweto, electricity struggles, South Africa

Chirano Gold Mines compensation struggle, Ghana

Chixoy Dam and Rio Negro massacre, Guatemala

Cochabamba Water War, Bolivia

Conga, Peru

Contaminación de industria porcícola PRONACA en Tsáchilas, Ecuador

Copper mine Quellaveco on the Asana river, Peru

Cotton production at Aral Sea, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan

Dai Ninh Hydropower Project, Dong Nai River, Vietnam

Dams construction on the Narmada River, India

Dams on the Niger and Sokoto Rivers, Nigeria

Dar es Salaam water management, Tanzania

Daule Peripa hydropower dam, Ecuador

Deforestation in the Congo River basin, DR of Congo

Desaguadero oil spill - Transredes S. A., Bolivia

Diamer Bhasha Dam, Pakistan

Dirty and dangerous shipbreaking in Alang, India

Dirty and dangerous shipbreaking in Chittagong, Bangladesh

Dirty and dangerous shipbreaking in Gadani, Pakistan

Drying up of Tuz Lake Closed Water Basin, Turkey

Enchroachment on Mau Forests Complex, Kenya

Expanded Nuclear energy, South Africa

Exploitation of Forests, Cameroon

Floricultura en la Sabana de Bogotá, Colombia

Geotube Construction in Pentha, Odisha, India

Ghaghoo mine diamond extraction in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana

Giza North power plant, Egypt

Granting legal right to the River Ganga as a 'living entity', India

Hidroeléctrica Palo Viejo, Guatemala

Hidroeléctrica Santa Rita S.A. in Monte Olivo, Guatemala

Hybrid rice in the Office du Niger, Mali

Hydraulic fracking in the Karoo, South Africa

Hydropower Plant Buk Bijela's impact on the Tara river canyon, Montenegro and B&H

Hydro Power Plant Lukovo Pole, National Park Mavrovo, Macedonia

Intag mining, Junin, Ecuador

Iron Mine on Simandou Mountain Range, Mine de Fer, Guinée

Janna Dam, Lebanon

Jimbitono against mining and hydropower projects, Ecuador

Jubilee Field: oil versus fish, Ghana

Kedung Ombo dam, Indonesia

Koidu diamond mining conflict, Sierra Leone

Kosova e Re lignite power plant

Kusile coal-fired Power Station protest, South Africa

Laiban Dam - New Centennial Water Source Project (NCWS), Quezon, Philippines

La Jagua de Ibirico (Cesar) vs. Drummond, Colombia

Lake Chad desertification, Chad

Lake Turkana Project in Indigenous Territories, Kenya

Land dispute Fibria and quilombolas, Brazil

Land grabbing by Navy and Special Task Force, Sri Lnka

Lesotho Highlands Water Project, Lesotho

Lower Omo Valley irrigated agriculture development, Ethiopia

Lucha por el agua de mujeres indígenas Mazahuas, Mexico

Luhri Hydro project on Sutlej river, HP, India

Maheshwar Dam - Narmada Valley, India

Mali water privatisation, Mali

Marlin, Guatemala

Mbeubeuss landfill, Dakar, Senegal

Mina de uranio Sierra Pintada, Argentina

Minera Aguilar amenaza Humahuaca, Argentina

Moratorium on Oil Exploration Harken Energy, Costa Rica

Mtwara – Dar Es Salaam gas pipeline, Tanzania

Mulanje Massif Rare Earth Mineral Exploration, Malawi

Nam Theun 2 hydropower dam, Lao PDR

Nathpa Jhakri Hydroelectric Project, HP, India

National Park Sjeverni Velebit, Croatia

Nile Basin Reforestation Project, Uganda

Noor solar power complex, Morocco

Offshore petroleum threatens fishing livelihoods and marine biodiversity in Mauritania

Oil and Gas Exploration in Block L6, Lamu and Tana Delta Districts, Kenya

Oil palm plantations in the Bajo Agúan, Honduras

Oil Pipeline Doba-Kribi, Chad-Cameroon

Over a century of pollution from the Bor mines, Serbia

Pak Mun Hydropower Dam, Thailand

Palma africana, Kukra Hill, Nicaragua

Pampa Colorada - Minera Escondida

Paramo de Santurbán, Colombia

Parque eólico Jepirachi, Colombia

Plantar CDM tree plantation project, Brazil

Potosí (San Bartolomé), estabilidad geologica del Cerro Rico, Patrimonio de la Humanidad, Bolivia

PPT case: Glencore copper and cobalt mining, Zambia

PPT case: Glencore-Katanga Mining Ltd., Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

PPT case: Mekorot and water supply, Israel/Palestine

Privatisation of water in La Paz, Suez-Aguas del Illimani, Bolivia

ProCana Sugar Plantation, Limpopo, Mozambique

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico El Cimarrón, El Salvador

Proyecto minero Santa Ana, Perú

PTPN XIII conflict, Kalimantan, Indonesia

Puerto Petaca Bahia de Taganga, Colombia

Rampur Hydroelectric Project, HP, India

REDD+ pilot, Lacandon Jungle, Chiapas, Mexico

Remunicipalisation Energy Hamburg, Germany

Rio Tinto/QMM Ilmenite Mine, Madagascar

Rosia Montana, Romania

Rubber plantations in Weliya Forest, Sri Lanka

S7 - Polish road construction in Natura 2000 site, Poland

Salal hydro power project, Jammu & Kashmir, India

Santa Cruz Barrillas dam and Hidralia, Guatemala

Sardar Sarovar Dam, India

Sasan Ultra Mega Power Project, India

Saudi Star Agriculture and Irrigation Project in Gambela, Ethiopia

Seed Privatization, Ghana

Shrimp farming, Bangladesh

Sirindhorn Dam, Thailand

Smurfit-Kappa Carton de Colombia en Sevilla

Smurfit-Kappa, Colombia

Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP), Turkey

Subernarekha Multipurpose project (Chandil Dam), Jharkhand, India

Successful protests to remain a shrimp-free zone in Polder 22, Khulna, Bangladesh

Sugarcane plantation in Mabira Forest Reserve, Uganda

Tarbela Dam, Pakistan

Thalifushi landfill: a toxic bomb in the ocean, Maldives

Thermoelectric Complex Parnaíba, Maranhao, Brazil

Threats facing the Tana River Primate Reserve, Kenya

Transshipment Port in the Portland Bight, Jamaica

Tumarín hydroelectric Dam, Nicaragua

UPM (Ex-Botnia), Uruguay

Vedanta and Konkola, Zambia

Vinto fundidora de antimonio y estaño (Bolivia)

Vishnugaad – Peepalkoti hydroelectric project, Uttarakhand, India

Wadi Al Qamar residents and Alexandria portland cement, Egypt

Water privatisation, Egypt

Water Privatization, Ghana

West African Gas Pipeline, from Nigeria to Ghana

Wilmar in Jambi province, Indonesia

Yacyreta Dam on the Parana River, Argentina-Paraguay

Yanacocha Mine, Peru

Zhanaozen oil strike and massacre 2011, Kazakhstan