RFN was established in 1989 with an aim to protect human rights and the environment, especially indigenous people and traditional populations of the world's rainforests. RFN is a legally and financially independent non-governmental organisation. Part of its work involves influencing policies and practices of governments, intergovernmental bodies and private enterprises to ensure that they are consistent with rainforest protection.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Other entities
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2021): Yngve Kristiansen
Leader gender: Male
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website, Organisation's social media accounts