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Nnimmo bassey interviewed by Dutch magazine

by Krista Stryker — last modified Jun 04, 2009 01:05 PM
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Nnimmo Bassey, Friends of the Earth International chair and co-founder of Environmental Rights Action (ERA) in Nigeria was recently interviewed by Ex Ponto Magazine in the Netherlands.

Nnimo Bassey

In the article he talks about his introduction to human and environmental rights in the 1980's and how his goal since then has been to help strengthen and mobilize local communities to fight for their own interests. 

 

Nnimmo also mentions the dangers he's encountered as an activist and how he has used music and poetry to cope with his own struggles and to empower others.

 

 

  • Read the full interview here

 

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