Defenders Annual Report
'At What Cost?' looks at irresponsible business and the murder of land and environmental defenders in 2017.
Their faces: defenders on the frontline
Meet the brave men and women standing up for their land and our environment in the face of violence and threats.
Defenders of the earth
2016 saw a record 200 killings of people defending their land, forests and rivers against destructive industries
Nicaragua, Peru, The PhilippinesReport
At What Cost?
Irresponsible business and the murder of land and environmental defenders in 2017
The Philippines, Peru, NicaraguaPress release
Deadliest year on record for land and environmental defenders, as agribusiness is shown to be the industry most linked to killings
Global Witness today reveals that at least 207 land and environmental defenders were killed last year
US Congress calls for action on Honduras in response to murders of land and environmental activists
78 US legislators demand that Rex Tillerson do more to protect land and environmental defenders in Honduras
Honduras: the deadliest country in the world for environmental activism
More than 120 people have been killed in Honduras since 2010 for standing up to companies that grab land and trash the environment
On Dangerous Ground
2015 was the worst year on record for killings of land and environmental defenders – people struggling to protect their land, forests and rivers