Concerned about the disappearing forest in northern Cambodia, women in a remote village set up and defend a Community Protected Area.
Multinational companies have a responsibility to use their leverage to help resolve conflicts that arise with communities affected by their work. To do this, recent thinking suggests they'll need to change more than just corporate practice.
Communities struggle to protect their land and forest, one small piece at a time
In Cambodia, awareness about environment turns fisherman into defender of the river.
An environmental defender survives injury, and is more committed than ever.
A critic of corruption, who wrote fables to teach citizens about their basic rights, was a powerful voice for change.