ILC's Commitment to Land and Environmental Rights Defenders

Following a pilot project to provide ad hoc support to land and environmental defenders in need, ILC is now looking to develop a more strategic approach, which includes awareness raising, advocacy, capacitbuilding and financial support to LEDs and their organisations.

As part of ILC's commitment to protect and support land and environmenrights defenders, a fund has been made available to the full spectrum of land and environmental defenders within ILC's membership.

Purpose of the fund Beneficiaries of the fund are ILC members and the fund is intended to respond to emergency situations.