Earth law update – March 24, 2016

From Tom Brenan, Gaia Foundation Here are some recent Earth law developments: The Australian Earth Laws Alliance (AELA) has issued a call for papers in preparation for its conference on 20th and 21st October 2016, ‘The future of Australian environmental law: politics, reform and community activism’. Individual papers and panels are welcome on a wideContinue Reading Earth law update – March 24, 2016

Mind the gap: Climate negotiators and civil society don’t agree

By Elisa Garcia for Global Sisters Report Photo: Indigenous leader from Ecuador speaks to crimes against nature by Chevron to a 13-member international panel of judges headed by South African lawyer Cormac Cullinan, author of Wild Law. Left is co-prosecutor Ramiro Avila. (GSR photo / Elise D. Garcia) As the second day of the InternationalContinue Reading Mind the gap: Climate negotiators and civil society don’t agree

Giving Mother Earth a Voice in Paris

NEWS RELEASE  November 27, 2015     Click for Press Release PDF CONTACT: Natalia Greene, Secretariat  nati.greene@gmail.com Giving Mother Earth a Voice in Paris International Tribunal on Rights of Nature Convenes during COP21 December 4-5, 2015 – Maison des Métallos Paris, France – Key environmental justice issues from around the world will have their day inContinue Reading Giving Mother Earth a Voice in Paris

Making Peace with the Earth

Vandana Shiva asked us to share this personal video message to Paris and to everyone on “Making Peace with the Earth.” Please watch and share. http://youtu.be/Pr_Rkdc5ghk ‪ We also invite you to sign A People’s Pact for Protection of the Earth and Each Other  individually and on behalf of your organization.