Major investor network recommends ecocide law

The International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN), a global organisation led by investors responsible for assets of $59 trillion, more than half the world’s total assets under management, recommends criminalizing ecocide. Full statement here. This is a significant step toward making international ecocide law a reality, redirecting investment flows toward initatives that also benefit people and […]

Call for serious consideration of ecocide crime at ICC meeting. (Nov. 2019)

Ecocide written into law in two ways. (Aug. 2021) Read more.

President Macron promises to champion recognition of ecocide. (June 2020)

Parliamentary Motion Greens/Social Democrats. (Oct. 2020)

Political Support

Parliamentary motion calling for ecocide legislation nationally and internationally. (July 2020)

Foreign affairs committe resolution. (Nov. 2021) Read more.

Former President Tarja Halonen support for ecocide law. (January 2021)

UK Labour Party pledges support. (Nov. 2021)

House of Lords debate on proposed amendment to environment bill. (Sept 2021). Read more.