Country: Germany


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.

Website: www.urgewald.org

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