Tag: wildlife

Bad Prospects

The Mining Exploration Financial Model that Rewards a Few While Creating Excessive Risks in the Shared Watersheds of British Columbia and Alaska

A speculative gold rush is putting communities in the Alaska-British Columbia transboundary region at financial and environmental risk, while a network of 450 Canadian companies reap the rewards thanks to a Ponzi scheme-like Prospect Generator Model.

2023 Impact Snapshot

EIA made great strides in 2023, from investigating some of the world’s most egregious environmental crimes to championing legality, traceability, transparency, and community leadership around the globe.

2022 Impact Report

Emerging into a post-COVID world in 2022 required numerous adaptations. While we undertook many adaptations ourselves, we did not waver from our core objectives and achieved tangible impacts as a result.

Investing in Extinction

How the global financial sector profits from traditional medicine firms using threatened species

Despite CITES protections, EIA UK discovered that leopard, pangolin, and other endangered species are still being used in licensed traditional Chinese medicine products. Major banks and financial institutions also continue to invest in pharmaceutical companies that manufacture these products.