A comprehensive critique of the weak review of the environmental and social impacts of the POSCO project, and how this has resulted in making project affected communities into a 'rightless people' by Leo F. Saldanha and Bhargavi S. Rao, ESG, 2011Read more.campaigns, reports, POSCO
In comprehensive contravention of its own submissions before the Supreme Court and Karnataka High Court, the Karnataka Government is engaging in reckless and illegal felling of trees in urban areas. This needs to stop.Read more.bbmp, campaigns, metro, tree felling, hasiru usiru
An unprecedented and historic decision of Prof. M. Sridhar Acharyalu of Central Information Commission restores faith in Rule of Law. Punishes MoEF officials with fines for speciously claiming"national security" to deny information.Read more.campaigns
The Bill proposes fundamental changes which is deeply disconcerting and disruptive of prevailing environmental governance and jurisprudence, and is certain to damage the environment and exacerbate human rights violations.Read more.campaigns
Environmental, Social Justice & Governance Initiatives
ESG is an independent not-for-profit organisation that promotes the cause of environmental and social justice through research, documentation, advocacy, training and campaign support. We aim to support the rights of local communities and voiceless ecosystems in a responsible, progressive manner that keeps contextual complexities in mind.