- Share experiences and good practices in the security and protection of environmental defenders for networks to reduce duplication, cost and increase adoption.
- To discern key priorities and opportunities for reform at the international policy level and national level for protection of environmental defenders considering scaling and impact.
- To understand key groups at international and national level who are working on this issue, opportunities to support their work, priorities and research conducted.
- To understand the scale of resources for environmental and land defenders, and the need for an Environmental and Land Defenders Fund.
What we do
The DD Coalition was formed to build a bridge between international, national and local work, and overcome gaps between siloed communities who may be failing to build on each other’s work. The DD Coalition develops its workplan through bottom-up membership engagement and joint priorities.