Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 12:30

Wed, March 18, 2020 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM See description. Free. Is now the time for Rights of Nature legislation in BC? This public workshop features presentations of the latest research on Rights of Nature by Allard/UBC law students, followed by questions and discussion with a panel of distinguished environmental and Indigenous researchers and practitioners including UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights & the Environment David Boyd (Associate Professor, IRES), renowned Rights of Nature advocate Mari Margil, Haida lawyer Terri-Lynn Williams-Davidson, Professor Stepan Wood (Allard) and others.
Indigenous Classroom (Room 123, main floor), Allard Hall, 1822 East Mall.
Free and open to the public. Light lunch will be served. No RSVP required.
More details at http://ubccle.com/event/ron-bc-workshop.
Presented by the Centre for Law & the Environment and Rights of Nature BC.