Somali Environmental Defenders SEDs
SEDs is non-for-profit NGO that represents environmental defenders
in Somalia and protects their rights.
SEDs strives to improve the collective rights of people
and protect the sacred relationships that indigenous peoples
and local communities have with nature.
Under the guidance of the values, knowledge and
self-determination of the communities whom need solidarity.
Through legal empowerment, research, policy influencing and litigation,
and as part of coalitions and campaigns, we standby communities
to know their legal rights and shape the law.
Vision: Affirming and Securing Rights to Lands & Defenders