Ponca Nation of Oklahoma to Recognize the Rights of Nature to Ban Fracking

Ponca Nation of Oklahoma to Recognize the Rights of Nature to Ban Fracking

Ponca Nation of Oklahoma to Recognize the Rights of Nature to Ban Fracking     San Francisco, CA – After suffering for years with poisoned water and serious health issues due to fracking and injection wells on and near their reservation the governing body of the Ponca Nation of Oklahoma voted to pass a statuteContinue Reading Ponca Nation of Oklahoma to Recognize the Rights of Nature to Ban Fracking

Alberto Acosta honored with Hans Carl von Carlowitz Award

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

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

International Rights of Nature Tribunal in Bonn Findings

International Rights of Nature Tribunal in Bonn Findings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE : 10 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 Tribunal (final)-ES (Print Spanish) Press release Bonn Tribunal (final) (Print English) BONN, Germany – The 4th sessionContinue Reading International Rights of Nature Tribunal in Bonn Findings

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

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

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

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

Rights of Nature Updates – October 20, 2017

Rights of Nature Updates – October 20, 2017

The fourth International Rights of Nature Tribunal will hear cases from a new socio-ecosystem perspective, which is based on the interdependence between humans and nature. The Tribunal will hear presentation of evidence of nature’s rights violations from all over the world, and will particularly encourage presentations from indigenous communities. The current ecological crisis requires thatContinue Reading Rights of Nature Updates – October 20, 2017

First Rights of Nature Symposium: Driving Rights of Nature into Law

First Rights of Nature Symposium: Driving Rights of Nature into Law

Opportunities, Risks, and Obstacles Friday October 27, 2017 The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF), with its International Center for the Rights of Nature, is partnering with Tulane Law School to host the Rights of Nature Symposium: Driving Rights of Nature into Law – Opportunities, Risks, and Obstacles. The Symposium will bring together key leadersContinue Reading First Rights of Nature Symposium: Driving Rights of Nature into Law