We Won’t Stop Until There’s Full Transparency in Burma

Last week, we held a press conference in Bangkok to announce the release of an initiative to pressure the oil companies Total , Chevron , . . .

MLN Sends Mekong Lawyers to U.S. Law School

This summer, two participants in the Mekong Legal Network (MLN) will travel to Washington, DC to attend the Summer Program in Environmental Law at American . . .
Colombian paramilitaries.

Alabama Court Allows Claims Against U.S. Company for Colombian Civil War Atrocities

Colombian paramilitaries. A company can be sued for aiding and collaborating with Colombian paramilitaries to kill civilians during the Colombian civil war, according to an . . .
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

Bowoto v. Chevron Appeal Argument Scheduled

The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has scheduled a hearing in the appeal of Bowoto v. Chevron , ERI's . . .

Introducing the new EarthRights International blog!

I am very excited, with this post, to officially launch the new EarthRights International blog , which we quietly soft-launched last week with the publication . . .
2010 Goldman Environmental Prize Recipients

Congratulations to the 2010 Goldman Environmental Prize winners!

I always feel inspired at this time of year, when the Goldman Environmental Prize is announced and we have an opportunity to learn about the . . .
A sign posted in a shop in Gualeguaychú, Entre Ríos, Argentina

ICJ Delivers Toothless Justice in Uruguay Paper Mills Case

The International Court of Justice handed down a troubling ruling this week in the case of Pulp Mills on the River Uruguay , a case . . .

ERI on HuffPo: "The UN Singles Out Big Oil in Burma, With Good Reason"

Last week, The Huffington Post published my first post, “The UN Singles Out Big Oil in Burma, With Good Reason.” Even as we launch our . . .
Monks Praying on the Salween River

500 villagers take action on International Rivers Day

On March 13-14, I traveled to Mae Sob Moei, on the Thai Burma Border, at the confluence of the Moei and Salween Rivers. March 14 . . .

Teaching HTML to Burma Activists

In late March, I led a one day workshop in basic web design at the EarthRights School Burma (ERSB), ERI's school for emerging activists inside . . .