World Commission on Environmental Law

Environmental Defenders: Bringing environmental protection nearer to the people

UN Environment has partnered with IUCN World Commission on Environmental Law, the Global Judicial Institute on the Environment, the Organisation of American States, Global Witness, Ministério Público Federal, Museu do Amanhã, and Instituto de Desenvolvimento e Gestão to launch a major international initiative on environmental defenders at the Museum of Tomorrow in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Environmental Defenders

"Environmental Defenders: Bringing environmental protection nearer to the people" will be broadcast live on 3 September 2018 from 9:30 to 15:00 (UTC-3). WCEL Members are encouraged to watch online. The Commission will post a news article following the event.

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