Payal Parekh

Payal Parekh is the Global Program Director at, leading the organization's  international campaigning and mobilisation work. She holds a Ph.D. in Oceanography from MIT and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute.

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016
Why We Must Fiercely Defend Those Who Defend the Earth
The climate movement has repeatedly demonstrated keeping fossil fuels in the ground can’t be left to governments alone to achieve, but that environmental defenders are essential. However, these defenders are often met with abuse and extreme violence; it is imperative that they are granted the legal...
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