Join us in sharing the Youth Declaration on the Rights of Nature and Future Generations!

Earth Law Center and the Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature (GARN) Youth Hub led two sessions on “Youth and the Rights of Nature Movement: shifting the paradigm for all future generations” at the first IUCN Global Youth Summit April 7-9. As a result of the Rights of Nature sessions, a Declaration was draftedContinue Reading Join us in sharing the Youth Declaration on the Rights of Nature and Future Generations!

NEW REPORT: Will NAFTA 2.0 Be For People Or Polluters?

“Today, the Sierra Club, the Council of Canadians, and Greenpeace Mexico released a new report, NAFTA 2.0: For People Or Polluters? In the trinational report, leading economists from the U.S., Canada, and Mexico present original research on the North American Free Trade Agreement’s (NAFTA) obstacles to climate progress and quantify the climate pollution locked inContinue Reading NEW REPORT: Will NAFTA 2.0 Be For People Or Polluters?

GARN Statement on the opinion emitted by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights

GARN recognizes the merits and efforts made towards this hopeful step. It is a significant milestone for the Rights of Nature! The Inter-American Court of Human Rights has issued an opinion on the Environment and Human Rights in the context of the State’s obligations, in relation to the environment, considering the protection and guarantee ofContinue Reading GARN Statement on the opinion emitted by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights

Alberto Acosta honored with Hans Carl von Carlowitz Award

El Comercio newspaper, Quito November 23, 2017 Read original El Comercio article in Spanish: http://www.elcomercio.com/-premio-albertoacosta-opinion NOTE: The Prize was also received by one of the greatest climate change experts, Professor Joachim Schllenhuber, director of the Climate Research Institute in Potsdam Alberto Acosta, former Minister, President of the Constituent Assembly and outstanding social and political theorist,Continue Reading Alberto Acosta honored with Hans Carl von Carlowitz Award

The Rights of Nature: A Legal Revolution That Could Save the World

Air Date: Week of November 17, 2017 Environmental lawyers are claiming in court that land, rivers, and other natural features should own themselves rather than being considered property, much like the law already treats corporations as ‘persons.’ The case for treating elements of nature as legal ‘persons’ is outlined in the book, Rights of Nature:Continue Reading The Rights of Nature: A Legal Revolution That Could Save the World

Press Release: Cases at the International Rights of Nature Tribunal in Bonn

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 3 November 2017 Media Contact: Robert Wager (media contact) robert@endecocide.eu + 49 160 8104348 Cabot Davis (general inquiries) cabot@movementrights.org + 1 (831) 854-7634 Natalia Greene (Tribunal’s Secretariat) nati.greene@gmail.com + 593 9944-3724 PRESS RELEASE Bonn RoN Press Release – One Week Away-Nov3 Presseerklärung – Internationale Tribunal für die Rechte der Natur in Bonn,Continue Reading Press Release: Cases at the International Rights of Nature Tribunal in Bonn

Cuarto Tribunal Internacional de Derechos de la Naturaleza, Bonn, Alemania

LANZAMIENTO INMEDIATO 2 de noviembre 2017 Contacto de prensa: Robert Wager (contacto de prensa) robert@endecocide.eu + 49 160 810 4348 Natalia Greene (Secretaría del Tribunal) nati.greene@gmail.com + 593 9944-3724 BOLETÍN DE PRENSA CUARTO TRIBUNAL INTERNACIONAL DE DERECHOS DE LA NATURALEZA, BONN – ALEMANIA Boletin de Prensa- Tribunal Español BONN, Alemania – Del 6 al 17Continue Reading Cuarto Tribunal Internacional de Derechos de la Naturaleza, Bonn, Alemania

Press Release: International Rights of Nature Tribunal Bonn, Germany

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 28th 2017 Media Contact: Robert Wager (media contact) robert@endecocide.eu + 49 151 1547-2813 Cabot Davis (general inquiries) cabot@movementrights.org + 1 (831) 854-7634 Natalia Greene (Tribunal’s Secretariat) nati.greene@gmail.com + 593 9944-3724 PRESS RELEASE Print: International Rights of Nature Press Release Oct 28 2017 INTERNATIONAL RIGHTS OF NATURE TRIBUNAL in BONN, GERMANY BONN,Continue Reading Press Release: International Rights of Nature Tribunal Bonn, Germany