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Public Hearings in Menindee: ‘ground zero’ of the Darling River crisis

Menindee Local

Blog from Citizens' Inquiry into the Health of the Darling River and Menindee Lakes - 24 March, 2019

by Michelle Maloney

Our first week of Public Hearings, in Mildura/Buronga, Wentworth and Broken Hill--as part of the Citizens' Inquiry into the

Reflections from the first days of the Citizens’ Inquiry

Blog from Citizens' Inquiry into the Health of the Darling River and Menindee Lakes - 23 March, 2019

by Michelle Maloney

We’ve had three full days and one half day of Public Hearings for the Citizens' Inquiry into the Health

2019 Citizens’ Inquiry into the Health of the Darling River and Menindee Lakes, 19-29 March 2019, Western NSW

A special hearing of the Australian Peoples’ Tribunal for Community and Nature’s Rights

 

For full details about the Citizens' Inquiry, please visit the dedicated page on the Australian Peoples' Tribunal for Community and Nature's Rights website.

The Citizens’ …

Annual Conference, New Economy Network Australia, 19-21 October 2018, Melbourne

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Everyone’s invited to join the new economy movement, and meet up at the New Economy Network Australia (NENA) Annual Conference in Melbourne, from Friday 19th to Sunday 21st October 2018.

For all the details, please visit the NENA website - …

International Symposium, 25-26 October 2018, Brisbane – “Exploring our Legal Relationship with the Living World: Caring for Country, Rights of Nature and Legal Personhood”

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This 2 day international symposium will bring people together from around the world, to share their knowledge and insights about how ancient and emerging ecological law and governance systems are working in the 21st century, and what more can be …

Australian Peoples’ Tribunal for Community and Nature’s Rights, 27 October 2018

Australian Peoples' Tribunal

Saturday 27th October 2018 – 8.30am to 5pm

The Australian Peoples’ Tribunal for Community and Nature’s Rights is a unique forum for ecological and social justice in Australia. It has been created to enable people to share their concerns about …

Evening Seminar, 16th March 2018, Katoomba – “Exploring Earth Laws”

Exploring Earth Laws: Rights of Nature, Natural Personhood and Innovative Local Laws to Protect the Environment

Evening Seminar, Friday 16th March 2018, 6pm-7.30pm
Katoomba Leura Community Centre, 81-83 Katoomba Street, Katoomba, Blue Mountains

Join us for a fascinating evening of …

Inspiring Earth Ethics Conference, 23-24 November 2017, Brisbane

Everyone’s invited to join us for a thought provoking two day conference in Brisbane, on Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th November 2017. This conference will bring together people from a range of fields – including environmental education, ethics, environmental …

New Economy Conference, 1-3 September 2017, Brisbane

AELA is pleased to be working in partnership with more than 100 amazing organisations and individuals, who are working to build a 'new' economy that supports - rather than degrades - people and planet.  AELA sees this work as critical …

Exploring the Legal Status of Nature

Legal practitioners, academics, First Nations Peoples and environmental and animal protection activists and groups in Australia, are invited to join the Australian Centre for the Rights of Nature (ACRN) for a workshop, writing and symposium series during 2017 and 2018.  The …