Natural Resources Defense Council

Founding Year: 1970

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Budget: $149 m (2018)

Mitchell Bernard (Executive Director)

Is an organization that combines the power of members and “online activists with the expertise of some 700 scientists, lawyers, and policy advocates across the globe to ensure the rights of all people to the air, the water, and the wild.” It works to ensure the rights of all people to the air, the water and the wild, and to prevent special interests from undermining public interests. To this end, they use data and science to make a “blueprint transformative solutions, and we mobilize the support of partners, members, and activists to advocate for laws and policies that will protect our environment far into the future.”

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Natural Resources Defense Council contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals


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