Friends of the Earth International

Organization's name: Friends of the Earth International
Organization's acronym: FoEI
Former Name(s): Friends of the Earth
Headquarters address  
Address: Nieuwe Looiersstraat 31-3
1017 VA Amsterdam

Netherlands
Phone: 31-20-6221369
Fax: 31-20-6392181
Email: dave@foei.org
Web site: www.foei.org
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages:
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Activities

Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Business and Industry
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Climate Change
  • Coorporate Accountability
  • Economics and Finance
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Financing for Development
  • Governance
  • Human Rights
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law
  • Law of the Sea and Antarctica
  • New Global Institutions
  • Population
  • Private Sector
  • Statistics
  • Torture
  • United Nations Reform
  • Water

Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Atmosphere
  • Biodiversity
  • Climate change
  • Consumption and production patterns
  • Desertification and Drought
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Forests
  • Sustainable development in a globalizing world
  • Trade and environment
Geographic scope: International
Country of activity:
  • Togo
  • Belgium
  • Ghana
  • Tunisia
  • Argentina
  • Sweden
  • Cyprus
  • Denmark
  • Peru
  • Uruguay
  • Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
  • Cameroon
  • Bulgaria
  • Grenada
  • South Africa
  • Guatemala
  • Lithuania
  • Philippines
  • Mali
  • North Macedonia
  • Honduras
  • United States of America
  • Malaysia
  • Bangladesh
  • Malta
  • Latvia
  • Finland
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Costa Rica
  • Nepal
  • Croatia
  • Nigeria
  • Austria
  • Chile
  • Republic of Korea
  • Indonesia
  • State of Palestine
  • Canada
  • Colombia
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Mauritius
  • New Zealand
  • Czechia
  • Estonia
  • Spain
  • Haiti
  • Ukraine
  • Slovakia
  • Netherlands
  • Japan
  • Norway
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Luxembourg
  • Switzerland
  • Poland
  • France
  • Eswatini
  • Brazil
  • Australia
  • Paraguay
  • Sierra Leone
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Georgia
  • El Salvador
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1971
Year of registration (YYYY): 1972
Organizational structure: FoEI is highly decentralized: it is made up of autonomous organizations, many of which were established before joining the federation.
Number and type of members: Friends of the Earth International is the world's largest grassroots environmental network, uniting 75 diverse national member groups and some 5,000 local activist groups on every continent.

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major group affiliation:
  • Non-governmental organization
Publications: Annual reports available at www.foei.org/en/publications/annual-report