_ Our Mission | CENTER FOR JUSTICE GOVERNANCE AND ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION

Our Mission

To amplify the voices of the economically marginalised communities residing around extractive industries, to courageously call for and enable access to environment and socio-economic justice.

 

The mission statement has been realized through actions such as:

  • Supporting and creating space for its communities in their course to challenge the responsibility of the state and Non state actors towards environment protection and access to socio-economic rights to eradicate poverty, injustice and inequality that surrounds communities around extractive industries.
  • Building capacities and awareness of community issues by organising public picketing and media campaigns; and educating communities on local and International instruments available for advocacy e.g. through the dissemination of information, publications, media-work, campaigns and organising events etc.
  • Participation in international networks supporting communities to do the so.
  • Influencing political decision-making that affects the creation of better policies and decision making on Environmental Issues.