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3 January 2021

Onwards to 2021: One Pact to Build Back Better

The new year requires us to build back better. 2021 grants us the opportunity to mark a turning point in our relationship with our environment and to enshrine the environmental rights and duties of all.

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30 September 2020

Calls for the International Recognition of the Right to a Healthy Environment

NGOs, jurists, and citizens from all over the world are calling the United Nations to recognize the right to a healthy environment. This fundamental right is one of the pillars of the preliminary draft of the Global Pact of the Environment.

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10 September 2020

Publication of Laurent Fabius’ book Rouge Carbone

The book Rouge Carbone by Laurent Fabius has just been published. The former president of COP 21, architect of the famous Paris Agreement, calls on states to act against climate change.

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9 September 2020

NGOs call for a Global Pact for the Environment

Consulted during the first informal meeting of States at the UN, NGOs called for the  adoption of a Global Pact for the Environment.

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9 August 2020

Report of the first consultation debates

From July 21-23, 2020, states, NGOs, and UN agencies met online for the first of three consultations to prepare a political declaration on the environment for 2022.

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1 February 2020

A new book on the Global Pact for the Environment

The Environmental Law Institute just published a new book, written by Maria Antonia Tigre, and exclusively focusing on the Global Pact for the Environment.

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22 November 2019

They support the Pact!

Discover the personalities from around the world who support the recognition of our environmental rights and duties through a Global Pact for the Environment: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Trudie Tyler & Sting, Trisha Shetty, and many more!

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13 September 2019

A new resolution on the Global Pact for the Environment from United Nations General Assembly

On August 30st 2019, three months after the outcome of the Nairobi negotiations, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a new resolution relating to the Global Pact …

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27 May 2019

Third and last session of the working group on the Pact in Nairobi

From 20 to 22 May 2019, States met in Nairobi for the third and last session of the Open Ended Working Group ‘Towards a Global Pact for the Environment’…

 

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15 May 2019

Sorbonne Call to Action for the Adoption of a Global Pact for the Environment

More than 100 leading jurists from all over the world are calling on states to take action and adopt the Global Pact for the Environment.

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