Fallo histórico a favor de la nacionalidad A’i Cofan de Sinangoe

Ecuador: A’i Cofan de Sinangoe win historic victory over mining

Ecuador: A’i Cofan de Sinangoe win historic victory over mining

Ecuador: A’i Cofan de Sinangoe win historic victory over mining

Lago Agrio (Sucumbíos). On Monday, October 22, 2018, the Provincial Court of Sucumbíos sentenced in favor ot the A’i Cofan Community of Sinangoe in the action of protection requested by Ombudsman and the A’i Cofán de Sinangoe community,  ruling to revert all the concessions that were operating and cancel the granting...

Rights of Nature and Mother Earth: Sowing seeds of resistance, love and change

Rights of Nature and Mother Earth: Sowing seeds of resistance, love and change

This new report, published jointly by Movement Rights and the Indigenous Environment Network, looks at the Earth Right Movement as it stands and its road beyond Paris. It highlights the repeated shortcomings of the UNFCCC, in using carbon-trading, big-business and corporate lobbying as its mechanisms for ‘tackling’ climate change. The...

Revival

Revival

  • Written on: 12 November 2015
  • Posted under: Videos

Revival charts the successes of African communities who have chosen to revive their traditional cultures, beliefs and governance systems to successfully protect their territories and sacred natural sites. Featuring interviews with sacred site custodians, the film explores why these special, spiritually and ecologically potent places should be No Go Areas for mining...

Rights of Nature Tribunals

International Tribunals The Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature held its first ever International Rights of Nature Tribunal in January 2014 in Quito, Ecuador to defend the Rights of Nature from threats such as extractive industries and industrial agriculture. See in particular the Mirador mining case and Yasuni mining case. On 5 December 2014, the Global Alliance...