Below are organizations that offer free resources to communities that have passed or are working to pass local laws that:

-Introduce community rights and the legal rights of nature into our legal system

-Elevate those rights above structures of law that prevent their enjoyment

Please contact us if you are aware of other organizations that belong on this list.

 

The list:

The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF): CELDF offers free legal advice to said communities across the country. See CELDF’s mission statement.

Global Exchange: Global Exchange is a California-based organization with many interests. Their community rights wing works with communities in California. See Global Exchange’s Community Rights page.