_____________Our Members_____________

Our Members

The Coalition for Human Rights in Development is a global coalition of social movements, civil society organizations, and grassroots groups working to ensure that all development finance institutions respect, protect, and fulfill human rights.

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Take Action: Indigenous Sengwer herders shot in connection with EU-funded project

Two indigenous Sengwer herders were shot by Kenya Forest Service guards implementing an EU-funded development project. Please sign this letter urging the EU to take immediate action to guarantee the safety and human rights of Kenya's Sengwer and Ogiek people and a rights-based approach to conservation.  

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World Bank

Strengthening the World Bank's social and environmental safeguards

Human Rights Due Diligence

Assessing and managing human rights risks and impacts

Defenders in Development

Leveraging development finance to safeguard human rights defenders


Early Warning System

Monitoring the Impacts of Development Projects

Community engamenet

Community Engagement

Promoting community-led development


BRICS New Development Bank

Shaping the BRICS New Development Bank to be transparent and rights-respecting

Posted on Jan 11,2018

LAC groups call for increased transparency in the framework of the EITI initiative

Posted on Jan 03,2018

Joint Submission on WB’s Draft Guidance Notes

Posted on Dec 11,2017

A Dangerous Enterprise: Development Finance and the Fight for Human Rights

Posted on Nov 10,2017

World Bank must stop promoting “dangerous” public-private partnerships