We Shouldn’t be Surprised, but New Documents Show Deeper Oil Industry Deception

I assume that if you are reading this blog you probably agree that climate change is real. Good start. But recognizing the reality that is . . .

First Foreign Legal Assistance Network Filing Seeks Information from Southern Copper Regarding Toxic Spill

My dad owns a small restaurant. Before he opened his doors for business, he had to have health inspectors, and building code inspectors ensure that . . .

We Set Precedent to Rein in Reckless Financiers who Contributed to the Financial Collapse

One of the precedents we set in litigation over important transparency rules has now been used to save another important part of the Dodd-Frank Act . . .

Carta U´wa al hombre blanco

Los U'wa han movilizado para dejar de entrar turistas a la sierra nevada del Cocuy, un Parque Nacional de Colombia. El Parque Nacional se traslapa . . .

U'wa Letter to the White Man

The U'wa have mobilized to stop tourists from entering the snow-capped mountain peak of El Cocuy, a Colombian National Park. The National Park overlaps significantly . . .

Nación U'wa afirma proteger tierra sagrada

La nación U'wa se está movilizando para garantizar la protección del medio ambiente de su territorio ancestral, Zizuma. Zizuma se encuentra dentro de los límites . . .

U'wa Nation to Protect Sacred Land From National Park Services

The U'wa nation is mobilizing to ensure the environmental protection of their ancestral territory, Zizuma. Zizuma is located inside the borders of El Cocuy National . . .

Protecting the Rights of Those Affected by World Bank Projects

The World Bank is reviewing and updating its environmental and social policies “to ensure strong protections for the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people for . . .

ERI ante la CIDH: Derrames de petróleo en la Amazonia amenazan vidas y futuros

Esta semana, ERI se unió a organizaciones indígenas y otras asociadas en una solicitud de medidas precautorias ante la Comisión Interamericana de Derechos Humanos , . . .

ERI to the Inter-American Commission: Amazon oil spills threaten lives and futures

This week, ERI joined Peruvian indigenous organizations and other partner organizations in filing for precautionary measures with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights , for . . .