What is Ecocide?
ECOCIDE is mass damage and destruction of ecosystems – severe harm to nature which is widespread or long-term.
ECOCIDE, committed repeatedly over decades, has created the climate and ecological emergency that we now face.
Making Ecocide a Crime in International Law
Making Ecocide a Crime in Australia
AELA is hosting an Australian working group made up of lawyers, academic researchers and law students, who are working to draft ecocide laws for jurisdictions in Australia.
Watch recordings of AELA's past Ecocide webinars and online workshops, and keep up to date with upcoming Ecocide events.
To stay up to date with Ecocide news, visit the Stop Ecocide international website.
Or explore the articles and podcasts below for details of past news.