Bolivia Expected to Protect Rights of Nature (via The Dirt)

While it is encouraging to see the intentions and see them enacted in law – will they be able to protect what they enact?

Bolivia Expected to Protect Rights of Nature Bolivia is expected to pass the world's first comprehensive law to protect the rights of nature, granting all nature equal rights to humans. According to The Guardian, the new "Law of Mother Earth" would lead to "radical new conservation and social measures" designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and pollution, and hem in "mega-projects." Nature would get 11 new rights, including the "right to life and to exist; the right to continue vital c … Read More

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