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- 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.
- 09 September, 2014
ELAW is helping lawyers around the world protect communities and the environment, and they need help from scientists.
- 03 September, 2014
A long-fought battle to protect the water supply of Mehdiganj was won last week when Coca-Cola abandoned its newly built, expanded bottling plant near Varanasi, India.
- 28 August, 2014
Congratulations to ELAW advocate Alejandra Serrano and her team at the Mexican Environmental Law Center for their work defending communities and Mexico's Riviera Maya!