Emily Yozell is an international human rights and environmental lawyer based in Costa Rica.
Gladys Martínez is the senior attorney for the Marine Biodiversity and Coastal Protection Program for the Asociación Interamericana para la Defensa del Ambiente (AIDA) in Costa Rica.
A coalition of community organizations rallied to protect their marine wildlife and coastline from exploration by a major oil company.
Advocates around the world are learning lessons from a Costa Rican lawyer`s success using law to restore a damaged ecosystem.
A transnational corporation`s illegal clearcut results in legal victory for local environmental advocates.