Earth Law Center Blog
Updates on Earth Law and the Rights of Nature Movement.
Land & Rivers
ELC speaks with the leaders of Centre Juridique International des Droits de la Nature about their initiative seeking rights recognition for the St. Lawrence River.
ELC is working with Notres Affaires a Tous to uncover and restore La Bievre River in France, as well as seek rights recognition for this urban river.
Earth Law Center and other local partners are working to establish rights of nature for the Boulder Creek Watershed.
Earth Law Center and Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum seek legal rights based on Earth Law principles for the Pakistani Indus River.
Rights of Nature has taken root in the Philippines. ELC and Philippines Earth Justice Center are exploring how to advance the movement and incorporate the Earth Law Framework for Marine Protected Areas.
Earth Law Center and Philippines Earth Justice Center partner to advance the Rights of Nature movement, and integrate Earth Law concepts into their existing conservation efforts.
ELC & partners are seeking rights recognition for the endangered Southern Resident Killer Whale population and the Salish Sea. Learn more about orcas and the threats to their survival.
The Native Tnglit people of Southeastern Alaska depends on local ecosystems for their diets and livelihoods. They have created a coalition to protect their environment from damage by commercial activity.
Protecting a natural spring from urban development, and discussing its significance to people and nature.
Understanding the power and importance of language for the people, cultures, and movements like Earth Law that make up our planet.
Miklós Antal, an ecological economist, discusses how human consumption is affecting Earth’s future.
The case for animal rights, the evolution of the legal movement, and how Earth Law embraces a worldview that values and protects all species.
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