Date et heure : 16 janvier de 14h à 15h30 (15h à 16h30 au Caire, Egypte)
Jeudi 18 février 2021, 10h00-11h30 (16h00-17h30, Heure d'Europe centrale (CET)
Rejoignez le Forest Peoples Programme, le Tenure Facility, la Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic et le Land Portal le jeudi 18 février 2021 pour un webinaire sur le thème "Réduire les garanties sociales et environnementales au nom de la COVID-19" .
This guide provides information for communities who are, or who may be, harmed by projects sponsored by financial institutions, development banks and private groups.
This guide aims to help community organisers and paralegals to use the method of “ground-truthing” to collect information about operations that might be illegal, prohibited or causing harm. It is a useful tool to monitor the impacts of investments and the proper implementation of agreements and contracts.
This guide aims to explain common topics that are addressed in natural resource contracts and to provide suggestions for improving contracts that are vague or unfavorable to host countries and to the protection of land rights. It covers a number of topics relevant to contracts:
● Environmental and social issues
● Fiscal provisions
The Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (ELAW) helps communities speak out for clean air, clean water, and a healthy planet. We are a global alliance of attorneys, scientists and other advocates collaborating across borders to promote grassroots efforts to build a sustainable, just future.
This note provides guidance for civil society actors and communities on how to access and how to use the information contained in contracts with companies to be able to:
• Understand company and government obligations related to a company project;
• Monitor whether those obligations are being fulfilled;
This illustrated guide provides a very basic overview of what local authorities and communities should be aware of if a mining project is planned on or near their territory. It includes infirmation on:
● the law, human rights and actors’ roles and responsibilities
● Conflict and violence prevention and tools
The mission of the American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative is to promote justice, economic opportunity and human dignity through the rule of law.