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- 18 December, 2014
Dear friends, With the gift-giving season in full swing, please consider making a gift to ELAW to honor someone you love and protect the environment. When you make a gift to ELAW in honor of a friend or loved one, we will send the recipient a personalized, seasonal wildlife card.
- 18 December, 2014
Nobody likes trash. All over the world, we should produce less of it. Here in Eugene, we have good systems for reducing, re-using, and recycling waste. ELAW fellows from Mexico, Honduras, the Dominican Republic, Slovakia, and more have taken home valuable lessons from touring our local municipal solid waste operations.
- 15 December, 2014
ELAW partners in Panama have reported a great victory for indigenous Kuna communities and fragile marine ecosystems!
- 25 November, 2014
Many land disputes that end up in Uganda's courts have roots in environmental problems: access to clean water, intact forests, and lands where communities grow food.
- 19 November, 2014
Tanzania's Maasai have been told to leave their historic homeland by the end of the year to make way for a hunting reserve for the Dubai royal family, reports The Guardian.
- 14 November, 2014
ELAW partner Shweta Narayan at Community Environmental Monitoring has sent terrific news: The National Green Tribunal blocked plans for a huge coal-fired power plant in the coastal city of Cuddalore, in Tamil Nadu.
- 30 October, 2014
A new report published by the Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide concludes that courts in several countries are poised to pursue climate justice.
- 16 October, 2014
Scientists at the Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide use Google Earth to "ground truth" environmentally destructive proposals across the world, writes Camilla Mortensen in today's Eugene Weekly.
- 09 October, 2014
Partners at Environment-People-Law say clean, green, energy independence will protect Ukrainians and fragile resources while boosting national security.
- 01 October, 2014
More than 70 advocates from 38 countries converged in Berlin by train and plane two weeks ago for the ELAW International Annual Meeting, hosted by the Independent Institute for Environmental Concerns (UfU), our German partner organization.