Things are quiet around the office since we said goodbye to 40 ELAW partners from 27 countries. These environmental heroes came to Oregon late last month for the 2013 ELAW Annual Meeting and the 31st Annual Public Interest Environmental Law Conference.
Before he flew home, longtime partner Kenneth Kakuru from Uganda said, “This is a pilgrimage. I come to renew my zeal!”
We explored old growth forests, learned about local efforts to defend ecosystems, and cooked great meals together.
Communications Director &
Fellows Program Coordinator