PODCAST SERIES:Human Rights in a Burning World #1 — Shark Allies Fight Shark Fin Trade

Matt interviews Stefanie Brendl, founder of Shark Allies, about efforts to secure and enforce bans on the trade of shark fins. Why are we talking about threats to marine life on a human rights podcast? We’ll explain–and encourage you to support Shark Allies at sharkallies.com, and support this podcast at actwithus.org.

Pilot – Matt Stannard and Professor Noah Novogrodsky. Learn more about Professor Noah Novogrodsky available here.

Sponsored by

The Common Good Foundation and Solidarity House Cooperative present


This is a podcast series examining and celebrating the work of human rights advocates in a world of accelerating crises.

This series amplifies the work of international legal practitioners and advocates in the increasingly intense world of climate change, rising nationalism, and political instability. What good work is being done amidst the fires? We will talk directly to advocates and practitioners and hear their stories.

The Common Good Foundation is partnering with Solidarity House Cooperative which is a worker-owned production company whose members have produced podcasts for nonprofit advocacy groups and churches. The operations director of Solidarity House Cooperative is Matt Stannard, J.D., a producer and activist with experience in international human rights litigation, municipal financial reform, and sustainable farming.