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Global Exchange – Collections of articles about Rights of Nature

Rights of Nature and Economics of Biosphere 250Rights of Nature and the Economics of the Biosphere
October 2013

Table of Contents

  • Can Rights of Nature Help Us Rewrite Our Human Story? by Carleen Pickard
  • The Global Water Crisis Demands a Paradigm Shift By Maude Barlow and Meera Karunananthan
  • A New Paradigm for Nature – Turning our Values into Law By Shannon Biggs and Mari Margil
  • What are Rights, and how can Nature “have” Rights? By Ben Price
  • At the Crossroads Between Green Economy and Rights of Nature by Pablo Solón
  • Indigenous Sovereignty, “Green” Economy and the Rights of Mother Earth By Tom B.K. Goldtooth
  • I am the River and the River is Me – The Implications of a River as an Indigenous Legal Person By Brendan Kennedy
  • How the Recognition of the Rights of Nature Became a Part of the Ecuadorian Constitution By Dr. Mario Melo
  • The Nature of Farming and Farming with Nature, Interview with Anuradha Mittal

 

 

Rights of Nature: Planting Seeds Of Real ChangeRights of Nature: Planting the Seeds of Real Change
June 2012

Table of Contents

  • Executive Summary: Rights of Nature Is System Change by Shannon Biggs
  • It’s Time for New Solutions By Maryam Adrangi and Carleen Pickard
  • At the Crossroads Between Green Economy and Rights of Nature by Pablo Solón
  • Changing the Terrain: The Significance of Rights of Nature for Environmental and Social Activism by Cormac Cullinan
  • Legal Rights for Nature – Local to National: How Do We Get there? By Mari Margi
  • Ecuador’s Challenge: Rights of Mother Earth or the Continued Colonization of Nature by Alberto Acosta
  • Rights of Nature: An Update on Ecuador By Natalia Greene
  • No Rights of Nature, No Reducing Emissions: REDD, el Buen Vivir, and the Standing of Forests By Jeff Conant and Anne Petermann
  • Indigenous Sovereignty, “Green” Economy and the Rights of Mother Earth By Tom B.K. Goldtooth
  • Earth Community Economy by Osprey Orielle Lake
  • The Global Water Crisis Demands a Paradigm Shift By Maude Barlow and Meera Karunananthan
  • Water in the Green Economy: “Legal Rights for Waterways” By Linda Sheehan
  • Beyond Fossilized Paradigms: Futureconomics of Food By Vandana Shiva
  • Food Sovereignty and Rights of Nature By Suzy Pinos

Does Nature Have Rights?  Transforming Grassroots Organizing to Protect People and the Planet, 2010

Table of Contents

  • Does Nature Have Rights?
  • We Must Stop Playing Deaf to Nature by Eduardo Galeano
  • The Heart of the World: U’Wa perspectives on Mother Earth Interview with Atossa Soltani
  • Building the Case for the Universal Declaration of The Rights of Mother Earth by Maude Barlow
  • The Universal Declaration of The Rights of Mother Earth: An overview by Cormac Cullinan
  • Universal Declaration of the Rights of Mother Earth Draft February 2010
  • A New Paradigm for Nature – Turning our Values into Law by Shannon Biggs and Mari Margil
  • Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature by Natalia Greene and Bill Twist