Category Archives: Unions

Affiliate your Trade Union Branch, Council or Committee to Trade Union Friends of Bhopal ( Bhopal Saathi )

Your affiliation to Trade Union Friends of Bhopal will: • Support the Bhopal campaign in Britain and India targeting Dow and others culpable in denying justice to survivors. • Help fund (via the Bhopal Medical Appeal) the Sambhavna Trust Clinic, an innovative free clinic providing healthcare, therapies and community health interventions whilst reducing clinical dependency […]

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Unions Fighting Chemical Companies for Justice

In 2014, on the 30th anniversary of the world’s most deadly industrial disaster, a trade union delegation from Scotland and Wales visited Bhopal and met with survivors of the disaster who are still struggling for justice. The following year, Trade Union Friends of Bhopal was established by activists and delegates of the trip, along with […]

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UNISON Challenges Dow to Do The Right Thing

In the run up to the 31st Anniversary of the Bhopal Disaster, public service union UNISON wrote an official letter to Dow Chemical, at its UK headquarters, urging it to do the right thing for Bhopal. General Secretary Dave Prentis urged Dow to recognise both its legal and its moral obligations. The letter, dated 25th […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.