Why Does it Take Five Years to Find out that Government Officials Did the Right Thing?

Five years after filing a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request about the role played by certain lawyers in the U.S. Government’s amicus brief in . . .

U.S. Court Assists with Dutch Human Rights Lawsuit Against Shell

When Esther Kiobel—who believes Shell collaborated with Nigerian authorities to commit gross human rights abuses including arbitrary detention, rape, and the murder of her husband—could . . .

How Can Tillerson Uphold Human Rights When He Didn't as Exxon CEO?

In 2010, we submitted an amicus brief to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, showing our support to the Indonesian villagers who . . .

We need to talk about Rex Tillerson

We, along with 15 other human rights, environmental justice, and social justice organizations, wrote a letter to the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, expressing our . . .

Forging Connections Along the Mekong

Every so often, we can be lucky enough to be in a room where the energy and dynamism is so profound that it seems tangible. . . .

¿Se publicaran los acuerdos entre la policía peruana y las empresas mineras?

Ante la negativa del Estado de entregar y hacer publicos los convenios entre la Policia Nacional y las empresas mineras, ERI junto con tres organizaciones . . .

Will the agreements between Peruvian police and mining companies become public?

When the Peruvian government refused to make public agreements between the national police and Peruvian mining companies, ERI, together with three Peruvian organizations, requested access . . .

Top 5 Blogs of 2016

1. Many valuable lessons from Barrick's Remedy Framework; "it's cheaper to rape poor women" should not be one of them Our most-read blog of 2016 . . .

Myanmar: Say ‘No’ to Coal and Big Hydropower

A network of Civil Society Organizations released a statement urging the National League for Democracy (NLD) government to completely abandon plans for coal and big . . .

Exxon’s Campaign of Intimidation against Climate Defenders Ushers in a New McCarthy Era

"Six decades of climate deception is six decades too many. We cannot and will not be threatened into silence." - Carroll Muffett, President and CEO . . .