International Environmental and Human Rights Group Wins Major Grant

International Environmental and Human Rights Group Wins Major Grant

African Oil Palm plantations in the Lacandon Jungle of Mexico to be used for biofuel. Orin Langelle/LangellePhoto.org (2013)   For Immediate Release: 27 November 2017 International Environmental and Human Rights Group Wins Major Grant Buffalo-based Organization...
Conservation Gone Wrong: Converting Tibet’s Qinghai Plateau into a National Park

Conservation Gone Wrong: Converting Tibet’s Qinghai Plateau into a National Park

This is an example of conservation gone wrong. Very, very wrong. Conservation strategies that involve forced displacement of rural, land-based and Indigenous communities are nothing new and stem from a twisted worldview in which humans and nature have nothing in...
The Vision and Legacy of Berta Cáceres: An Interview with Berta and Laura Cáceres

The Vision and Legacy of Berta Cáceres: An Interview with Berta and Laura Cáceres

This month mark’s the one year anniversary of the assassination of Honduran environmental activist Berta Caceras . Caceras was a long-time ally to GJEP when this organization was working as ACERCA.  You can see our initial reporting on her assassination here....