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Ecocide is the extensive damage to, destruction of or loss of ecosystem(s) of a given territory, by human agency or by other causes, to such an extent that peaceful enjoyment by the inhabitants of that territory has been or will be severely diminished.

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Julie E (405)
Monday July 15, 2013, 6:14 pm
Ecocide Overview
The Problem: Ecocide
Ecocide, the extensive destruction of ecosystems, is occurring today. For example:
Large-scale land use change that causes the direct destruction of habitats – as is the case with deforestation in most tropical rainforests;
Significant pollution whether deliberate or incidental – such as oil dumping and spills;
Open cast mining where entire landscapes are removed – as is the case with oil sands and some coal and gold mining;
There is wide scientific agreement that the scale of these changes is not sustainable and that continued interference with the Earth system will have significant consequences. Humanity has stepped out of what has been called a ‘safe operating space’ and has exceeded at least three defined planetary boundaries.
The United Nation’s Global Environmental Outlook 5 Report 2012 (GEO-5) summarises the anthropogenic impacts on the Earth System, reiterating that they are unprecedented in human history. We know that we cannot continue to impact ecosystems with impunity forever and for there to be no consequences. The only question that is worth asking is what we will do about it.
If you are facing Ecocide our Strategic Partners, the International Senior Lawyers Project UK may be able to provide you with free advice. Contact the ISLP UK.

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Arthur S (88)
Monday July 15, 2013, 11:59 pm
Thank you Julie, I signed and enjoyed doing so.

Edo R (71)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 12:51 am
Thanks for sharing

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 7:13 am
Signed-thx Julie!

Ben O (154)
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jeanne schreurs (205)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 6:43 am
Dank u voor uw steun aan het voorgestelde Europees burgerinitiatief: Stop Ecocide in Europa: Een Burgerinitiatief om de Aarde Rechten te geven

thanks Julie.

fly bird (26)
Wednesday January 8, 2014, 3:13 pm
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