Rights of Nature

Recognising the rights of rivers

Rivers are the planet’s arteries of life and are intrinsically linked to human well-being, history, culture, spirituality and politics. Yet, our legal system has largely proven to be ill-equipped to protect the world’s rivers and their inhabitants. A growing global movement sets out to change this by legally recognising and implementing the inherent rights [...]

By |2024-01-08T10:48:05+00:00March 19th, 2021|Freshwater, Indigenous Peoples, Rights of Nature, Rivers|Comments Off on Recognising the rights of rivers