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2021 Events

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AELA Webinar Series - Exploring Earth Laws

  • 17 March - 6pm-7.30pm AEST - Earth Systems Law and the Earth Condominium Concept

  • 14 April - 6pm-7.30pm AEST - Making ecocide a crime: international update with Jojo Mehta, Stop Ecocide International.

  • 11 May - 1pm-2.15pm AEST - An Introduction to Indigenous First Laws with Dr Anne Poelina, Martuwarra River Council (Kimberley Region, WA). ** not recorded **
  • 1 June - 1pm - 2.00pm AEST - Exploring River Rights, with Dr Erin O'Donnell.

  • 14 June - 12pm - 2.00pm AEST - Caring for Country, Caring for Each Other: Celebrating World Localisation Day in Australia

  • 1 July - 1pm - 2.00pm AEST - Climate Conscious Lawyering, with Justice Preston, Chief Justice of the NSW Land and Environment Court.

  • 18 November @ 1pm AEST/Brisbane time - FREE WEBINAR - How Greenprints can help us create Earth-centred governance.

  • 24 November@ 2pm-3.30pm AEST/Brisbane time - Creating Ecocide Laws in Australia: a roundtable with the Ecocide Laws Australia working group - featuring Dr Michelle Maloney, Dr Gwynn MacCarrick, Professor Danielle Celermajer, Professor Anthony Burke and Professor Rob White.

AELA Online Workshops "Introduction to Rights of Nature and Earth Laws" held on Saturdays, from 11am to 1pm AEST

  • Visit our Humanitix booking page, for all the details about how to book into one of our repeat workshops:
    • Sat 19 June
    • Sat 17 July
    • Sat 14 August
    • Sat 16 October
    • More workshops will be held in 2022!

AELA/Future Dreaming online workshops 'Caring for Country, Caring for Kin' - April to October 2021

AELA and Future Dreaming are hosting a range of fantastic online events in 2021 that explore Indigenous and non-indigenous ecological knowledge, please visit Future Dreaming's webpage here

Our next workshops will be held on:

Greenprints: Regenerative Systems, Bioregional Governance and Earth Democracy

  • 29/30 July - Greenprints and Regen Brisbane - 2 Day Symposium in Brisbane on 29 and 30 July 2021
  • 18 November - Webinar about Greenprints and the Australian Network for Ecocentric Communities (see our webinar details above)
  • Visit the Greenprints website


AELA is a proud supporter and co-organiser of: Wellbeing Economy Week - 1-7 November, including: NENA's 2021 Annual Conference - "Building a Wellbeing Economy for Australia" - New Economy Network Australia (NENA) Annual

For more information - visit NENA's website here and sign up to NENA's email list for updates