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Okefenokee Refuge Image Wins U.S. Ramsar Wetlands Photo Contest

June 1, 2015

(Washington) The Environmental Law Institute’s National Wetlands Awards has announced the winners of the 2015 U.S. Ramsar Wetlands Photo Contest. The winning photographs were taken at U.S. Ramsar...

ELI Leadership Council Welcomes Prominent New York Attorneys Battista and Cheng

April 7, 2015

The Environmental Law Institute is pleased to announce the entry of Greg Battista and Loyti Cheng to its Leadership Council.

Livelihoods Development Critical to Post-Conflict Peacebuilding and Economic Recovery—New Study

April 3, 2015

(WASHINGTON, DC and GENEVA) In the wake of armed conflict, rebuilding livelihoods is critical to peacebuilding and economic redevelopment, according to a new study...