Philippines: Asia Calling

ELAW partner Gerthie Mayo-Anda undaunted by risks

ELAW partner Gerthie Mayo-Anda is undaunted by the risks of standing up to the economically and politically powerful, to protect communities and the environment in the Philippines.  She uses the courts to challenge illegal fishing, mining, and logging.  Gerthie founded the Environmental Legal Assistance Center in the 1990s.  Hear more on Asia Calling.