Burkina Faso

ORCADE (Organisation pour le Renforcement des Capacités de Développement)

ORCADE is a research and advocacy organisation. Established in 2001, ORCADE focuses on supporting communities to realise their economic rights and ensure they benefit from development.

Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

Femmes Solidaires (FESO)

Femmes Solidaire is a coalition of 24 women’s groups from across the DRC advocating for equal energy access and the democratic participation of women in Congolese society.

Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

Solidarité des Femmes sur le Fleuve Congo (SOFFLECO)

Growing out of FESO, SOFFLECO or ‘Solidarity of Women of the Congo River’ in English works to unite women on the banks of the Congo River and its tributaries, recognising their strong relationship with the river and addressing two key themes: the empowerment of these women; and the protection of the Congo River and the rights of communities that depend on them.

Kenya

Save Lamu

Save Lamu was established following an initiative to unite groups and individuals in a campaign to save the historic Lamu Archipelago from fossil fuels extraction. Out of this initiative, a coalition came together under the banner Save Lamu.

Madagascar

Centre de Recherches et d’Appui pour les Alternatives de Développement-Océan Indien (CRAAD-OI) 

CRAAD-OI is an independent pan-African non-profit organization based in Madagascar. Its mission is to promote sustainable development alternatives focused on the realization of human rights and based on the principles of gender equality and social, economic and ecological justice.

Mozambique

Justica Ambiental (JA!)

JA! is a volunteer-based environmental justice organisation.  Founded in 2004 by a collective that was concerned about the way Mozambique was developing in the unregulated global economy and the onslaught of climate injustice. 

Nigeria

Kebetkache Women Development & Resource Centre

The mission of Kebetkache Women Development & Resource Centre is to contribute to the achievement of good governance, sustainable development and reduction in maternal mortality through capacity building, advocacy for quality health, respect for women’s human rights, peace & security, equal opportunities and environmental justice.

Senegal

Lumiére Synergie pour le Devéloppement /LSD

LSD is an advocacy organization, working to promote good governance and sustainable mining in Senegal and Africa.

Sierra Leone

Network Movement for Justice and Development (NMJD)

NMJD is a national human rights-oriented civil society development and advocacy organisation. NMJD engages government on policy reform matters and has a long history and experience in working with grassroots communities in Sierra Leone.

Sierra Leone

Women’s Forum on Mining and Extractives (WOME)

 

An organisation representing women living in the mining affected areas of Sierra Leone.

South Africa

VEJA is an alliance of five environmental justice organisation with the focus on air quality and health, water quality, waste, energy and climate change in the Vaal area, which is one of the most polluted areas in South Africa. 

South Africa

Waterburg Women’s Advocacy Forum 

Waterburg Women’s Advocacy Forum is a women led organization of based in Lephalale, Limpopo where the Eskom’s Medupi project is situated.

South Africa

Greater Phola Ogies Women’s Forum

The forum brings together a group of women activists in the coal mining affected area of Ogies near Emalahleni in Mpumalanga.

South Africa

Kuthala Environmental Care Group

An activist group based in coal mining affected area of Ermelo in Mpumalanga, SA.

South Africa

Sisonke Environmental Network

A community activist group based in Newcastle, Kwa Zulu Natal.

Uganda

National Association of Professional Environmentalists (NAPE)

The National Association of Professional Environmentalists (NAPE) is an action organization committed to sustainable solutions to Uganda,s most challenging environmental and economic growth problems. We monitor government actions, conduct research, provide educational materials, develop science-based strategies, organize affected communities, make common cause with other civil society organisations and international organizations, and engage government officials at all levels.

Guinea-Conakry

CECIDE

Founded in October 2000, CECIDE is a Guinean NGO that draws a range of actors together to reflect on, grapple with and take action on development issues. They work closely with marginalized populations on issues of public policy on governance, mining, environmental rights, peace and security.

Cote d’Ivoire

Jeunes Volontaires pour l’Environnement (JVE)

Founded in 2008, JVE works to educate, support and strengthen the capacity of youth in the fight for environmental justice and involve them in processes for sustainable development that ensure justice for all. JVE organises around issues such as climate, energy, food sovereignty and more.

Zimbabwe

Centre for Natural Resource Governance (CNRG)

CNRG exists to ensure natural resources are a blessing and not a curse to the host communities. CNRG has begun a process of movement building throughout Zimbabwe by bringing together affected communities to capacitate them for direct non-violent peaceful action to resist destructive mining.

Guinea-Conakry

Counselling Services Unit (CSU)

A registered health organisation providing medical and rehabilitation services to all victims of organised violence and torture in Zimbabwe. It is divided into five sectors: Counselling; Education/Training; Health; Human Rights and Victim Support.