EarthSayers.tv is the largest collection of voices speaking on behalf of Mother Earth hence its name. In this special collection we provide an introduction to the many voices advocating the rights of Mother Earth. A core element of this advocacy is embodied in a document entitled, The Universal Declaration of Rights of Mother Earth Preamble.
The preamble begins "We, the peoples and nations of Earth: considering that we are all part of Mother Earth, an indivisible, living community of interrelated and interdependent beings with a common destiny...
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Interconnectedness and Keeping Oil Underground by Manari Ushinga
Manari Ushinga of the Sápara people in Ecuador shares with us his people's view the natural world, our interconnectedness, and the importance of keeping the oil that lies underneath the Ecuadorian Amazon untouched. Published on Apr 15, 2014 by Pachamama Alliance.
EarthSayer Manari Ushinga
A Reading of the Universal Declaration of Mother Earth Preamble
A Farmer in Africa: Property Rights by WRI
Easy Money in the Amazon - At what cost? by Patricia Gualinga
Message from Ecuador to Chevron CEO John Watson
West Papua Intervention at UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Rights of Nature by David Tucker of Pachamama Alliance
About the Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature by Mari Margil
The Rights of Nature in Ecuador by Didier Lacaze
America's Wolves At Risk by Defenders of Wildlife
The Earth's Lawyer by Garz and Higgins
Community Environmental Defense Fund by Mari Margil
A Declaration from Amazonian Nationalities Michelle Thrush Presents
Amazon Women of Ecuador at UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Apache Resistance At Oak Flat Against Arizona Copper Mine
Forest Keepers - Guarda Bosques in Español w/English Subtitles
Sacha Warmi Center and The Rights of Nature by Didier Lacaze
Declaration, Rights of Mother Earth by Maude Barlow