We have some
exciting news to share with you!
We will continue to collect signatures for calling on the EU Parliament to create a
law against Ecocide, now as a petition. This
petition will be submitted to the EU Parliament end of September 2014.
Now you only need to provide country, full
name and email, no more ID numbers and birth dates!
If you have already signed, you do not need to sign
again. But please share this with all of your friends. Our power depends on your
We have been invited to be one of the initiating organisations of the Charter
of Brussels,published on January 30th in the European Parliament, calling for the
establishment of an international court to try crimes against the environment,
such as Ecocide.
This is the next logical step on our journey towards a world without Ecocide. We
attribute this brilliant achievement to YOUR help! The Charter calls for a
progressive approach towards effective legal sanctions for environmental damages.
- Supporting and further strengthening the idea of a Moral Criminal Court for
environmental crimes and offences
- The creation of a European Criminal Court of the Environment and Health
- The creation of an International Criminal Court of the Environment and
We were summoned to participate thanks to your support in the ECI, which shows that
not only professionals see the need to establish legislative tools to protect nature,
but so do concerned citizens!! Like you and us! You can support the charter - sign here and read more about it here! Please invite other organisations to join us and those
interested should contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Charter will be submitted to Ban Ki-Moon, the Secretary-General of the
United Nations this coming September.
After reaching the deadline of the ECI our core team convened in Bad Breisig,
Germany to discuss our next steps. During five intense days we summarised the past
year and put our values, vision and mission into words.
We made a strategy and action plan and will be focusing from now till September on the
petition to the European Parliament, to demonstrate continued citizens’ demand
for the law of ecocide prevention, as well as the Charter of Brussels, working
closely with our international partners to establish an international court of the
Our vision - "A healthy and sustainable planet where we, future generations,
and all living beings, live in harmony in nature."
25 years ago, an International Criminal Court was unthinkable, but due to strong
commitment from Human Rights organisations it happened. Today, an International
Environmental Criminal Court might seem unthinkable, but if we continue to show the
public’s support, it can happen! You have a vital role to play in this! Share the two
petitions and invite everyone you know to join.
We want your help! Join our volunteer team! Email email@example.com
End Ecocide together!! Every hand helps!