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How toxic waste poisoned Arica in Chile? | DW Documentary

How toxic waste poisoned Arica in Chile? | DW Documentary In the 1980s, Swedish company Boliden shipped toxic waste to Chile. This had devastating consequences for the local population. In 2018, those affected sued to finally hold the company accountable. When mining company Boliden shipped its toxic waste from Sweden to Chile in 1984, there …

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Meltdown in the Himalayas – The politics of climate change | DW Documentary

Meltdown in the Himalayas – The politics of climate change | DW Documentary The World Health Organization puts the number of deaths from climate change at 250,000 by 2050. A combination of bad policies and political apathy is speeding up climate change. Have we reached the tipping point? Can it be reversed? Pakistan takes a …

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Women in business – Being my own boss / HER – Women in Asia (Season 2) | DW Documentary

Women in business – Being my own boss / HER – Women in Asia (Season 2) | DW Documentary Around the world, women play important roles in business. Either as bosses and high-ranking managers of international corporations, or as self-employed owners and operators of small kiosks, and even founders of start-ups. This edition portrays three …

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