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Foundation for International Environmental Law and Development

THE FOUNDATION FOR International Environmental Law and Development (FIELD) was established in London in 1989 by a small group of international lawyers interested in the protection of the environment and the promotion of sustainable development. The organization provides advice and assistance to governments, inter-governmental and non-governmental groups worldwide. FIELD works for the development of international legislation that defends the environment and encourages fair and sustainable development. FIELD has a charitable, nonprofit status and attempts to develop skills and abilities in the citizens of developing and transition countries. In 2005, it became a subsidiary of the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED). FIELD remains an independent charitable organization but shares offices, core services, and a Board of Trustees with IIED. Thanks to their alliance, ...

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