Minority Rights Group


Country: International, United Kingdom


MRG primarily focuses on norm-building, through participating in the consultations and commenting on the drafts leading up to the World Bank's new Environmental and Social standards.

Website: www.minorityrights.org

Geographic Focus: Global

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

Sector Focus: Dams, Energy, Infrastructure, Mining, Natural resources

Financier Targets: World Bank

Coalition Work Group: Human Rights Due Diligence Project, World Bank Safeguards Review