About Us

Global Rights Alert (GRA) is a Civil Society Organisation whose mission is to make natural resources benefit the people. GRA is committed to ensure that men, women and young people benefit from the sustainable exploitation of natural resources. Our work is rooted in governance and human rights framework which considers challenging inequality and injustice as central to inclusive development. GRA’s work empowers communities to negotiate for more equitable benefit sharing regimes, influence decisions that impact on their lives and mitigate conflicts and human rights abuses associated with the exploitation of natural resources.

Our vision is to become East Africa’s leading civil society organization defending and promoting human and community resource rights in the extractives industry.

Global Rights Alert pursues her mission and vision through implementation of the four interrelated programs;