2017 was a difficult year for any organization fighting on behalf of human rights and the environment.
But from suing the IFC (again), taking Newmont Mining Corporation to court, and opening the Mitharsuu Center, we accomplished a lot.
With offices in the United States, Myanmar, Thailand, and Peru, EarthRights International seeks to end earth rights abuses, to provide real solutions for real people, and to promote and protect human rights and the environment.
Our training, legal, and campaigns programs shift power from global elites to local communities and frontline earth rights defenders . Our work covers: Climate Justice, Corporate Accountability, Mega-Projects, Land Rights, Extractive Industries, and Earth Rights Defenders.