To advocate for human rights and the environment.
Our work in development finance:
urgewald challenges financial institutions from private banks and insurances to the World Bank, particularly if they finance projects harming people and planet.
Geographic Focus: Global
Constituency/Partners: Civil society organizations, Indigenous peoples, Land rights
Sector Focus: Agriculture, Dams, Energy, Infrastructure, Mining, Natural resources
Financier Targets: ADB, AfDB, AIIB, FMO/DEG, IDB/IDB Invest, KFW, World Bank
Coalition Work Group: Advocacy with national government, Human Rights Due Diligence Project, World Bank Safeguards Review