Resources Archive


Policy Brief: Regulatory Changes to Enable Plant-Forward School Meals

Demand for plant-based foods is growing rapidly among our youth, whether for environmental, health, religious or cultural reasons.

Interior Letter on Post-IRA Leasing

President Biden cannot be a climate leader until we begin managing our public lands and waters in a manner consistent with climate science.

90 Civil Society Groups Call on China to Protect Biodiversity in its Overseas Investments

The civil society letter highlights China’s commitments to protecting biodiversity, and provides concrete recommendations for how to do so.

Legacies Newsletter: Summer 2022

If Friends of the Earth and the future of our planet is a priority to you, consider how you can continue to support FOE now and in the future.

Denounce – Divest – Defund Formosa Plastics’ “Sunshine Project”

The Formosa Plastics “Sunshine Project” is a proposed $12 billion, 2,400 acre petrochemical complex slated to be built in St. James Parish, Louisiana. Learn how corporate subsidies and the legacy of racist policies create a hotspot for polluting facilities like these in Louisiana, what local communities are doing to fight back, and how our finance campaign can help end the project for good.

New briefing paper urges banks and financiers to make habitats with threatened and endemic species, including Key Biodiversity Areas, off limits to harmful financing

Within the next few decades, one million species are estimated to be at risk of extinction1, in which the bio- diversity crisis is now recognized as a global crisis in its own right.

New briefing paper urges banks and financiers to make nationally recognized areas off limits to harmful financing

National parks and other sub-nationally recognized areas are well established mechanisms for protecting places with high biodiversity.

New briefing paper urges banks and financiers to make internationally recognized areas off limits to harmful financing

The Banks and Biodiversity Initiative advocates that banks and financiers strengthen their bio- diversity policies and practices.

ED statement on Manchin permitting deal

As leaders of environmental and environmental justice organizations representing millions of members and supporters from across the country, we oppose attaching the Energy Independence and Security Act to the National Defense Authorization Act.