ELA is a membership driven organization of environmental and social justice activists, founded to mobilize civil society around environmental issues in relation to people. Branches are located in Johannesburg, Cape Town, eThekwini (formerly Durban) and Tshwane (formerly Pretoria), as well as one in Windhoek, Namibia. Branches are largely autonomous. ELA's main activities are campaign related. While historically best know for highlighting environmental injustice, ELA works to promote ecologically sound alternatives, like renewable energy and efficiency, organic farming and adopting the "Zero Waste" approach to industrial pollution and waste management. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
ERA is a Nigerian advocacy NGO founded to deal with environmental human rights issues in Nigeria. ERA is the Nigerian chapter of Friends of the Earth International (FoEI), the world environmental justice federation campaigning to protect the environment and to create sustainable societies. ERA is the co-ordinating NGO in Africa for Oilwatch International, the global South network of groups concerned about the effects of oil on the environment of people who live in oil-bearing regions. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
L'objectif global de ADT-Togo est l'amélioration des conditions de vie des populations, en ayant pour règle d'or la sauvegarde et la réhabilitation de l'environnement dans la perspective du développement durable. [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site]
FOESL is a NGO committed to the preservation, restoration and rational use of the environment and natural resources. There are 69 active members and about ten local groups campaigning nationally and locally on major environmental issues. FOESL is also working to improve the living conditions of the Sierra Leone society with a focus on women and children in environment and development. ... [according to site editor's information]
ANEEJ is a non-profit, non-political NGO based in Benin City, Nigeria. It has been working in Edo State and the Niger Delta region and has managed activities across the six geo-political zones of Nigeria. Working with local communities, civil society organisations, the private sector and state and national governments its focus is sustainable development, the alleviation of poverty and economic empowerment.
It has covered issues as Debts and Structural Adjustments, monitoring International Financial Institutions (World Bank, International Monetary Fund, African Development Bank), Public Expenditure Management, Revenue Transparency, Budget Monitoring & Tracking and Environmental Issues including Water & Sanitation. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
ADRA was created in 1990 with a view to create a NGO that works for rural development in close connection with the democratization process. ADRA is committed to strengthen the capacity of the excluded and to foster a democratic and sustainable development in a socially and environmentally just society. [editors ilissAfrica]
CCDI is engaged in environmental protection and sustainable human development. Objectives of the NGO are
* To develop educational initiatives to promote knowledge and understanding of environmental issues
* To promote natural resources management through innovative, small scale and environmentally friendly projects.
* To collaborate and form partnerships with communities, other NGOs and the public and private sectors for an exchange of ideas, experience, skills and expertise. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
La MMCS est une Organisation Non Gouvernementale qui oeuvre depuis plus de 25 ans à l'éducation et à la préservation de l'environnement marin à l'île Maurice. La MMCS mène des actions militantes permettant de sensibiliser la population mauricienne aux richesses marines avec comme axe majeur la protection des mammifères marins et des récifs coralliens. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site]
The Mauritian Wildlife Foundation is the only NGO in Mauritius to be exclusively concerned with the conservation of the endangered endemic plants and animals of Mauritius. Its mission is
* to save threatened Mauritian species through the restoration of entire ecosystems,
* to seek new information through field research, data management, captive studies and scientific collaboration for direct application to restoration methods and management. ... [according to site editor's information]