Habi Center for Environmental Rights
The Habi Center for Environmental Rights is a non-governmental organization established in 2001. Its interests mainly include raising citizen's and NGO's awareness of environmental rights and the mechanisms available for defending them. The Habi Center also assists people in defending their environmental rights. In this regard, the center confirms the importance of effectuating local environmental legislation and improving them to increase the efficiency of civil society's role and the benefits of international conventions.
The center confirms the right to obtain environmental information to enable civil society and people to participate in the decision making process regarding environmental issues. It also assists people in using their right to sue in fighting against environmental violations that affect their lives.