Symposium: Dignity Rights and Environmental Justice

Delaware Law School (U.S.) is pleased to announce a Symposium on Dignity Rights and Environmental Justice on 13 April 2018. The event, which will be held in Delaware and livestreamed, will examine environmental justice through the lens of human dignity and will explore how legal responses including the right to human dignity might alleviate the […]

Welcome to new GNHRE members

GNHRE welcomes three new members! Héctor Herrera-Santoyo’s work focuses on environmental justice, climate justice, energy justice, water justice, ecosystem protection, just transitions, environmental participation, indigenous rights, and environmental digital activism. You can read more about him here. Maria Antonia Tigre is a senior attorney at the Environment Program of the Cyrus R. Vance Center for […]

Research request: articles on environmental justice

What are the most iconic articles on the subject of environmental justice? Help us compile a list of essential readings in environmental justice by posting your suggestions in the comments below! Feature image: Dina Townsend

New edition of the JHRE edition 8.2

Issue 8.2 of the Journal of Human Rights and the Environment on the theme “Crisis, injustice and response” is now available (see here). In particular, many of you will be pleased to see a co-authored article discussing “The Declaration on Human Rights and Climate Change” which was developed by this network. The issue contains the […]