Last line of defence

2020 was once again the most dangerous year on record for people defending their land and our planet
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Press releases


Policy Briefings


Duterte’s broken promises are leaving activists at the mercy of business at all costs in the Philippines, the country with the most killings of land and environmental defenders in 2018
Joseph Sandinao Defender from Philippines


The climate-critical Amazon rainforest is under major threat from destructive agribusiness. Brazil is also one of the deadliest countries in the world for land and environmental defenders, many of them from indigenous communities
Brazil Environment Deforestation