Author: Hila Shapira

End Ecocide petition discussed by European Parliament – endorsed by MEP’s from across Europe/ Prisca Merz

February 26th 2015 was a big day for End Ecocide: Two hearings took place in the European Parliament: one in the morning to discuss the European Citizens’ Initiative in the light of the upcoming revision of the legislation one in

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Could the Swedish state be held liable for human rights violations induced by climate change? / Mariam Carlsson Kanyama

A case study of Sweden with reference to the Dutch law suit Urgenda et al. Abstract The world is headed for irreversible climate change and the discrepancy between climate science and politics is nearly insurmountable. In the Netherlands, 900 claimants

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The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step / Elena Nikolovska

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. – Lao Tzu I know using this quote is such a cliché, but it all started with this very same quote. And this is exactly how I feel right

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The EU at a crossroads – hope and despair in the face of a dangerous return to growth as sole goal as the world heats and global players realise the need to act

On December 1st, Prisca, the initiator of the European Citizens’ Initiative, presented End Ecocide at the 40th anniversary of the European Environmental Bureau (EEB), an umbrella organisation bringing together citizens’ environmental organisations from all over Europe in order to influence

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