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How Law Can Save the World: Eradicating Ecocide Talk by Polly Higgins in Belfast

How Law Can Save the World: Eradicating Ecocide by Polly Higgins

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

In 2010 Polly Higgins proposed to the United Nations a law that will create a legal duty of care on all nations to prevent loss and damage to the planet on a global scale. The law of Ecocide creates the bridge to end the era of Ecocide and leave a very different type of legacy for our children. A legacy where people and planet are put first above profit. The one thing that can prevent this law being put in place is lack of support.

Contact: Colette Stewart,
Location: Great Hall, Lanyon Building, Queen's University, Belfast, University Road, Belfast, BT7 1NN
Start time: 19:30
End time: 21.00
Organisation: Friends of the Earth and School of Law at Queen's University Belfast
Get in touch with Marian - if you would like a lift to Belfast and back from Derry.

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