January 29, 2021

Who Speaks for the Trees? The Movement for the Rights of Nature

Event Details

Date & Time

Friday, Jan 29, 2021 12:00 PM


Event Link

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Department

Co-sponsored by
Environmental Studies Department
Gonzaga Center for Law, Ethics & Commerce


Cost

Free and open to the public.


Location

Zoom Meeting


Contact/Registration

EnvironmentalStudies@gonzaga.edu


Event Type & Tags

  • Academics

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About This Event

Is our system working to protect the natural environment? Isn’t it time to find one that does?

Host Thomas Linzey, an environmental lawyer with the Center for Democratic and Environmental Rights, for a presentation and discussion around a new movement for environmental protection: one that recognizes enforceable legal rights for nature and ecosystems.