Tanzania: IPP Media

ELAW partner Elifuraha Laltaika and ELAW Director John Bonine speak at Tumaini University Makumira. ELAW Director John Bonine traveled to Tanzania to join ELAW partner Elifuraha Laltaika at a pubic lecture at Tumaini University Makumira.  Eli said Article 41 of Tanzania’s draft constitution places Tanzania in the growing list of progressive countries that have given sustainable economic development and environmental protection the highest level of legal recognition.  John outlined the integral connection between human rights and the environment noting that in the last forty years, more than half of the world’s nations have adopted the constitutional right to a healthy environment.  John co-founded ELAW.  Eli is the Executive Director of Association for Law and Advocacy for Pastoralists (ALAPA).  Read more.