1. [Blog series] Gender and the environment: What are the barriers to gender equality in sustainable ecosystem management? (Part 2)

    22 January 2020

    Gender equality and women’s empowerment are matters of fundamental human rights and prerequisites to meeting... Read more

  2. Atewa forest

    NGOs file complaint: plans to mine bauxite in Atewa Range Forest violate right to a safe and healthy environment

    15 January 2020

    A coalition of NGOs filed a notice of civil action against the Government of Ghana stating the plans to exploit the... Read more

  3. Cambodian woman collecting forest products

    [Blog series] Benefits of gender equality in sustainable ecosystem management (Part 1)

    17 December 2019

    Gender equality and women’s empowerment are matters of fundamental human rights and... Read more

  4. Women human rights defenders from Southeast Asia and India join in ReSisters Dialogue

    Women human rights defenders find support and inspiration in ReSisters Dialogue

    29 November 2019

    Last September, women community leaders and activists defending the rights of their... Read more

  5. Indigenous female leader denounces human rights violations in Bolivia in front of the UN

    18 October 2019

    Every five years, the human rights records of all UN member countries are reviewed in... Read more

  6. Village in Sumatra

    Suspected murder of Indonesian environmental activist

    14 October 2019

    IUCN NL is shocked by the death of Golfrid Siregar, who worked for the legal advocacy team of our partner... Read more

  7. Leden van de Compostela Farmers Association

    Philippines deadliest country for environmental defenders

    24 September 2019

    A new report by Global Witness shows that president Duterte of the Philippines has not kept his promises to safeguard... Read more

  8. Ecowalk protest by Kalikasan

    Call for solidarity with Philippine environmental rights defenders

    20 September 2019

    We are shocked and alarmed by the news of a planned raid into the headquarters of one... Read more

  9. Elephant

    Ivory kingpin cannot go unpunished

    12 September 2019

    Last month, the Malawi Police Service, in conjunction with the Department of Parks and... Read more

  10. Environmental defender in the Philippines shot in front of home

    7 August 2019

    Last Tuesday a paralegal volunteer and provincial human rights officer of the ‘Ifugao... Read more