OSI Geneva Forum 2014

[DO_NOT_EDIT_IN_VISUAL_MODE] A Universal Declaration of Rights of Nature ? Objectif Sciences International (OSI), a non-profit organisation dedicated to science education organizes a yearly conference in December at the UN Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. This year the conference focused on the potential a Universal Declaration of Rights of Nature could have Read more…

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 EU policy. Read some of her thoughts below. The EEB Read more…

MEP candidates supporting End Ecocide initiative – Germany and Austria

Sorry, this entry is only available in German. Rebecca Harms (Kandidatin der Grünen/ Freie Europäische Allianz, Deutschland): Umweltverbrechen sind kein Kavaliersdelikt. Natur, zukünftige Generationen und Menschen ärmerer Länder müssen die Folgen der rücksichtslosen Ausbeutung von Ökosystemen durch international agierende Konzerne tragen. Umweltzerstörung darf sich nicht mehr lohnen. Man wird internationale Read more…