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Mar
25
Nature Rights are Human Rights: The UN Human Rights Council Resolution on the Right to a Safe, Clean, Healthy and Sustainable Environment

Nature Rights are Human Rights: The UN Human Rights Council Resolution on the Right to a Safe, Clean, Healthy and Sustainable Environment

By Claire Nevin In October 2021, the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) passed the much-awaited Resolution 48/13, which
7 min read
Mar
14
Careers Advice Session: Hear from Lawyers for Nature

Careers Advice Session: Hear from Lawyers for Nature

We are please to announce that on 5th April at 18:00-19:30, UKELA will be holding a Careers Advice
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Mar
03
Analysis: The 6th Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Analysis: The 6th Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

By Alexander Vrabtchev The 6th Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was published at a time
6 min read
Feb
28
Event: LFN x PGMBM 'Rights of Nature' Hackathon, London 2022

Event: LFN x PGMBM 'Rights of Nature' Hackathon, London 2022

You are invited to express your interest to attend the 1st 'Rights of Nature' Litigation Strategy Hackathon being held at
3 min read
Jan
29
Video Blog: The 1st Lawyers for Nature Volunteer Webinar 2022

Video Blog: The 1st Lawyers for Nature Volunteer Webinar 2022

By Lawyers for Nature We are very grateful to the attendees at this year's inaugural LFN volunteer webinar that took
25 min read
Jan
20
Calling all Earth Lawyers

Calling all Earth Lawyers

A vital role for all lawyers: protecting the planet and bringing about the Rights of Nature through the creation – and enforcement – of an ecosystem of legal interventions at the international and local level.
8 min read
Dec
31
End of Year Review 2021: Growing an Exciting Future at Lawyers for Nature

End of Year Review 2021: Growing an Exciting Future at Lawyers for Nature

It's been a challenging year for many, not least for those increasingly affected by the climate crisis and of course,
4 min read
Dec
22
Case Study: Save the Footbridge Oaks Campaign

Case Study: Save the Footbridge Oaks Campaign

This is a story about Lawyers for Nature’s work on what was variously known as the Dulwich Oaks or Save the Footbridge Oaks Campaign. I was contacted out of the blue by a member of the campaign who had heard about Lawyers for Nature and our work saving trees.
4 min read
Dec
17
Trees of Music by RAIN: Collaboration with Mestre Poa, Rosimeire and Miriam Margoyles

Trees of Music by RAIN: Collaboration with Mestre Poa, Rosimeire and Miriam Margoyles

At Lawyers for Nature, our platform is typically focused on the legal aspects of protecting nature. Yet, we recognise the
4 min read
Dec
08
COP26: US-China Joint Declaration Pledges Enhanced Cooperation to Tackle Climate Change

COP26: US-China Joint Declaration Pledges Enhanced Cooperation to Tackle Climate Change

Hours after the COP26 draft agreement was first released, the US and China surprised the international community by publicly pledging to work jointly on cutting down their respective greenhouse gas emissions.
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