Selen Çatalyürekli from Turkey speaks on a panel at the Forest Defenders Conference with Claudelice Silva dos Santos from Brazil. Selen is a videographer who works to support communities such as those in Turkey’s Artvin-Cerattepe area who face negative impacts from copper and gold mining. Silva dos Santos, whose sister and brother-in-law were killed as a result of their fight against illegal logging, also joined last year’s Forest Defenders Conference, organized by Not1More and held in Oxford, United Kingdom.

Selen Çatalyürekli from Turkey speaks on a panel at the Forest Defenders Conference with Claudelice Silva dos Santos from Brazil. Selen is a videographer who works to support communities such as those in Turkey’s Artvin-Cerattepe area who face negative impacts from copper and gold mining. Silva dos Santos, whose sister and brother-in-law were killed as a result of their fight against illegal logging, also joined last year’s Forest Defenders Conference, organized by Not1More and held in Oxford, United Kingdom.