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Graphic: SLAPP suits are intended to silence critics

84,379 supporters

Protect democracy now: stop abusive lawsuits!

All over the EU, the rich and powerful are suing their critics in an effort to shut them up. We need EU protection against these SLAPP suits.

Nickel mining in Sulawesi

Jun 2, 2021

180+ organizations and academics reject extractive-heavy EU Green Deal

Plans to drastically increase mining in Europe and in the global South are bad news for the climate, ecosystems and human rights around the world.

Mining company delivers medicine to New Hamdallaye eleven days after petition was delivered

Germany, Guinea

Victims of bauxite mine in Guinea receive medical care

Eleven days after we delivered our petition, the mining company in Guinea promised medical care to the people of Hamdallaye. The German government must take action.

Three loggers sawing a freshly felled tree

40,252 supporters

Nigeria: save Cross River State's unique forests!

Spectacular trees reach for the sky in one of the last rainforests in Nigeria. They could soon be destroyed by rampant illegal logging and a new logging road.

European SLAPP Contest logo


Korindo scores big as “International Bully of the Year”

And the winner of this year’s European SLAPP Contest is... Korindo! The Indonesian conglomerate takes this year’s prize as “International Bully of the Year”.

Protest march

May 16, 2021

The 2021 European SLAPP Contest – vote for your “favorite” legal bully!

The Coalition Against SLAPPs in Europe (CASE) is holding its first annual European SLAPP Contest – complete with a People’s Choice Award.


94,254 supporters

Is burning trees the new coal? Say NO to fake “renewables”!

Stop the destruction of Namibia’s savannas – its bushes and trees must not be processed into fuel for German power plants.

Cattle herd in Mato Grosso

396,622 supporters

Protect Amazonia – NO to the EU-Mercosur Free Trade Agreement!

A free trade agreement between the EU and Mercosur would incentivize environmental crimes in South America. We need to stop its ratification!

People protesting against mining with banners and posters

98,231 supporters

Ecuador: Stop the violence by the mining industry!

Hanrine, and Australian mining company, is trying to push through gold and copper mining in northern Ecuador against the express will of local people.

JATAM solidarity banner

Germany, Indonesia

We will not be intimidated or silenced! – a declaration of solidarity

Rettet den Regenwald e.V. (Rainforest Rescue) is currently facing a lawsuit before the District Court of Hamburg, Germany.

A villager is assaulted by plantation workers


Brutality against Sarawak villagers – Covid lockdown hinders assistance

Indigenous people often suffer violence at the hands of thugs working for oil palm plantations: Our Malaysian partner Matek Geram sent us a frightening video.

Kalimantan oil palm plantation

Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea

Satellite images debunk "sustainable palm oil" pledges

Rainforest destruction for palm oil remains a reality, as the analysis of satellite image data from Indonesia, Malaysia and Papua New Guinea.