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Client Earth

Thornton, James; Goodman, Martin

Authors

James Thornton

Martin Goodman



Abstract

Environmentally, our planet lacks the laws to keep it safe and those laws we do have are feebly enforced. Every new year is the hottest in human history, while forest, reef, ice, tundra, and species are disappearing forever. It is easy to lose all hope.

Who will stop the planet from committing ecological suicide? The UN? Governments? Activists? Corporations? Engineers? Scientists? Whoever, environmental laws need to be enforceable and enforced. Step forward a fresh breed of passionately purposeful environmental lawyers. They provide new rules to legislatures, see that they are enforced, and keep us informed. They tackle big business to ensure money flows into cultural change, because money is the grammar of business just as science is the grammar of nature.

Citation

Thornton, J., & Goodman, M. (2017). Client Earth. Scribe UK

Book Type Authored Book
Publication Date May 11, 2017
Deposit Date May 20, 2019
ISBN 978-1911344087
Public URL https://hull-repository.worktribe.com/output/1809804
Publisher URL https://scribepublications.co.uk/books-authors/books/client-earth

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