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October 01 2021

Coming Soon: the Stockholm +49 Summit

On October 20 and 21, world-renowned scientists, economists, lawyers, activists, a...

June 04 2021
Landmark Climate Case: Paris Agreement No Empty Shell

Landmark Climate Case: Paris Agreement No Empty Shell

In a historical first, a dutch court condemned a corporation, rather than a government, for not doin...

May 24 2021
UN Updates On Process Towards 2022 Declaration

UN Updates On Process Towards 2022 Declaration

UN-designated co-facilitators open a window of opportunity for dialogues between States and civil so...

May 21 2021
Energy Watchdog Releases Report Outlining Pathway to 1.5°C

Energy Watchdog Releases Report Outlining Pathway to 1.5°C

On May 17, the International Energy Agency released a landmark report outlining a global pathway to ...

April 22 2021
Soon after Rejoining Paris Agreement, Biden convenes World Leaders for Earth Day

Soon after Rejoining Paris Agreement, Biden convenes World Leaders for Earth Day

US President Joe Biden announced a "Leaders' Climate Summit" on Earth Day, April 22-23, to boost eff...

April 16 2021
The Right to a Healthy Environment Makes Great Strides Forward

The Right to a Healthy Environment Makes Great Strides Forward

For years, civil society has been calling for universal recognition of the right to a healthy enviro...

April 12 2021
Giving rights to nature : national developments entitling nature with subjective rights

Giving rights to nature : national developments entitling nature with subjective rights

At least 14 countries have recognized subjective rights to nature's elements so far. This trend goes...

March 22 2021
Takeaways from UNEA 5.1 for the 2022 declaration

Takeaways from UNEA 5.1 for the 2022 declaration

The first part of the 5th session of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA 5.1) was held vir...