Rainforest Action Network


Rainforest Action Network

Type NGO
Website ran.org
Wikipedia Wikipedia
Year founded 1985
Location San Francisco United States of America United States of America
Budget USD 5M-19M
Functions Advocacy, Funding
Funding sources Individual citizens
Tags human rights environment climate indigenous peoples communities rainforest
Summary Rainforest Action Network (RAN) is an environmental organization founded by Randy "Hurricane" Hayes and Mike Roselle in 1985. It preserves forests, protects the climate and upholds human rights by challenging corporate power and systemic injustice through frontline partnerships and strategic campaigns. Protecting forests and challenging corporate power has remained a key focus of RAN’s campaigns and they have led to transformative policy changes across home building, wood purchasing and supplying, automobile, fashion, paper and banking industries.

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RAN: Rainforest Action Network · 12 April 2023 English

Released today, the 14th annual Banking on Climate Chaos report is the most comprehensive global analysis on fossil fuel banking. Endorsed by 624 organizations from 75 countries, it reveals the …

RAN: Rainforest Action Network · 29 March 2022 English

Fossil fuel financing from the world’s 60 largest banks has reached USD $4.6 trillion in the six years since the adoption of the Paris Agreement, with $742 billion in fossil …

RAN: Rainforest Action Network · 19 November 2020 English

Endorsed by 312 organizations around the world, this report analyzes fossil fuel financing from the world’s 60 largest commercial and investment banks — aggregating their leading roles in lending and …

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