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Our featured actions change periodically – get involved and raise your voice!
Demand justice for the murder of Berta Cáceres: On March 2, 2016, human rights and environmental defender Berta Cáceres was murdered in Honduras. Her murder is a tremendous loss for Honduras, the region, and the world. Send a letter to Honduran and embassy officials demanding an exhaustive and impartial investigation, security for Berta’s family and COPINH members, and a halt to the criminalization of COPINH. ACT NOW.
Hold Big Oil Accountable for Decades of Deception: New research shows that the oil industry understood the science of climate change and actively sought to shape skepticism towards climate regulation DECADES earlier than previously suspected. Call for investigation into what could be the largest, longest-lasting, and most dangerous case of corporate deceit in human history. ACT NOW.
Tell the World Bank to protect indigenous rights: The World Bank is developing procedures and guidelines for the implementation of its new safeguard policy. Send a letter to the World Bank President and Board telling them to engage in a good faith dialogue with indigenous peoples representatives, and to fix the policy so it safeguards the rights of indigenous peoples. ACT NOW.
Protect the rights of Ngäbe people threatened by Barro Blanco dam: Our partners in the Ngäbe indigenous territories of Panama report that they are being threatened with eviction, which would make way for the completion of the Barro Blanco hydroelectric dam. Call on Panama’s President Varela to protect the rights of affected Ngäbe communities, including by ensuring that they are free from intimidation, repression, and forced eviction. ACT NOW.
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