Accountability Counsel defends the environmental and human rights of communities around the world by creating, strengthening, and using accountability systems. We specialize in non-judicial grievance procedures related to international finance and development.

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We accomplish our mission by raising awareness and providing legal support to facilitate community complaints to accountability mechanisms, and providing expert policy advice to advocate for new avenues of redress, and for reforms so that existing mechanisms are accessible, robust, and effective tools for justice.

Our respect-based approach includes working closely with community members to help voice their complaints. Our work pays particular attention to women, children, and other marginalized groups, who are often the most deeply harmed by abuses.

We are always seeking qualified professionals with experience in international human rights law, dispute resolution, accountability at international finance institutions, policy advocacy, international environmental law, community lawyering, corporate accountability, social justice, and environmental justice.

Accountability Counsel is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, disability, gender, nationality, ethnicity, sexual orientation or other prohibited category. We strongly encourage people of color, LGBTQIA individuals, people with disabilities, and all qualified persons to apply for our open positions.