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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Rights of Nature by David Tucker of Pachamama Alliance
David Tucker is the Director of Pachamama Journeys and is living in Ecuador in support of the indigenous peoples. David is responsible for Pachamama Journeys, an experientially based, transformational program that powerfully reconnects participants to the Earth, themselves and others through direct experience with wild nature, indigenous cultures and shared group experience. He was interviewed in Ecuadaor by Barry Heidt of Sustainability Action Media (SAM) as part of a SAM campaign with EarthSayers.tv, Ecuadorian Wisdom Keepers Speaking on Behalf of Mother Earth.
EarthSayer David Tucker
Declaration, Rights of Mother Earth by Maude Barlow
Interconnectedness and Keeping Oil Underground by Manari Ushinga
Easy Money in the Amazon - At what cost? by Patricia Gualinga
A Declaration from Amazonian Nationalities Michelle Thrush Presents
Community Environmental Defense Fund by Mari Margil
Amazon Women of Ecuador at UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
The Rights of Nature in Ecuador by Didier Lacaze
Apache Resistance At Oak Flat Against Arizona Copper Mine
West Papua Intervention at UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
America's Wolves At Risk by Defenders of Wildlife
Forest Keepers - Guarda Bosques in Español w/English Subtitles
Sacha Warmi Center and The Rights of Nature by Didier Lacaze
About the Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature by Mari Margil
Message from Ecuador to Chevron CEO John Watson
A Reading of the Universal Declaration of Mother Earth Preamble
A Farmer in Africa: Property Rights by WRI
The Earth's Lawyer by Garz and Higgins