Founders & Executive Directors

Our founders and executive directors are dedicated individuals on both the East and West coasts.

Board Members

Meet the board members that make Earth Rights Institute!

Interns & Volunteers

Meet our Interns and Volunteers

United States Team

Meet our California and Pennsylvania Teams!

Africa Team

ERI has its main West Africa office located in Abidjan, Ivory Coast under the direction of Dr. Toure.

Europe Team

Meet our Europe team members

About Earth Rights Institute

The Earth is the birthright of all people

Earth Rights Institute (ERI) is designed to be an equilateral knowledge platform, where local people collaborate with academics and development professionals, both local and foreign, by exchanging skills, experiences, and knowledge to solve crucial development issues such as widespread poverty, land right disputes and environmental degradation.

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