This post was originally published on the Scot.E3 website. At the event on 9th October there were contributions from Andy Georghiou, Brian Parkin and Neil Rothnie. In this post we’ve collated video, audio, Powerpoint slides and links which give a flavour of the discussion. Andy talked about the local and global role of INEOS and the importance of petrochemicals in the debate on just transition. Brian gave an overview of the rise of big oil, its dominance in the twentieth century and the necessity for its demise in the twenty first. Neil brought the discussion back to the importance of […]
The second event at the 2020 EWJF was organised by ‘If Not Us Then Who’. It focused on the devastating impact that PlusPetrol’s drilling and extraction activities in Peru have had on indigenous people. Here’s one of the three films that were shared during the discussion.