EarthSayers.tv is the largest collection of voices speaking on behalf of Mother Earth hence its name. In this special collection we provide an introduction to the many voices advocating the rights of Mother Earth. A core element of this advocacy is embodied in a document entitled, The Universal Declaration of Rights of Mother Earth Preamble.
The preamble begins "We, the peoples and nations of Earth: considering that we are all part of Mother Earth, an indivisible, living community of interrelated and interdependent beings with a common destiny...
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Declaration, Rights of Mother Earth by Maude Barlow
Brief nterview of Maude Barlow by Amy Goodman on the progress of the Declaration of the Rights of Mother Earth within the United Nations, and the resolution addressing harmony with nature, EarthDay 2011. She also references the book, The Rights of Nature: The Case for the Universal Declaration of the Rights of Mother Nature.
EarthSayers Maude Barlow; Amy Goodman
America's Wolves At Risk by Defenders of Wildlife
The Earth's Lawyer by Garz and Higgins
West Papua Intervention at UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Apache Resistance At Oak Flat Against Arizona Copper Mine
A Declaration from Amazonian Nationalities Michelle Thrush Presents
Rights of Nature by David Tucker of Pachamama Alliance
Easy Money in the Amazon - At what cost? by Patricia Gualinga
Forest Keepers - Guarda Bosques in Español w/English Subtitles
About the Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature by Mari Margil
A Farmer in Africa: Property Rights by WRI
Interconnectedness and Keeping Oil Underground by Manari Ushinga
Amazon Women of Ecuador at UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Sacha Warmi Center and The Rights of Nature by Didier Lacaze
The Rights of Nature in Ecuador by Didier Lacaze
Community Environmental Defense Fund by Mari Margil
Message from Ecuador to Chevron CEO John Watson
A Reading of the Universal Declaration of Mother Earth Preamble