International Rivers


Country: International, USA


To protect rivers and defend the rights of communities that depend on them.

Our work in development finance:

International Rivers advocates against destructive dams in favor of better energy and water solutions.


Geographic Focus: Global

Constituency/Partners: Civil society organizations, Indigenous peoples, Land rights

Sector Focus: Dams

Financier Targets: AfDB, BNDES, World Bank

Coalition Work Group: BRICS New Development Bank, Human Rights Defenders Campaign