Legal Aid Coordination Working Group (SLCG)

 

Country

Thailand

Organization

Legal Aid Coordination Working Group (SLCG)

SLCG was established in 2002 to defend the rights of landless and poor farmers in southern Thailand. The organization provides legal aid and natural resource rights training to grassroots activists and people in rural Thailand who have been harmed by large-scale development projects and unsustainable agribusiness practices.

Project

Legal Aid for Natural Resource Rights Activists

Purpose: To protect the human rights of natural resource rights activists who are being threatened as a result of their activism by providing legal aid and training.

Project Grant Amount $19,000
Total Grants Received $72,000
Years Supported 4
Theme Natural Resource Rights and Economic Justice
Population Served Human rights defenders, Workers, Sex workers, Farmers and fisherfolk