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HRC-43: Long overdue: The Human Rights Council should finally recognise the right to a safe, clean, healthy and sustainable environment: Joint NGOs statement

, Index number: IOR 40/1895/2020

This statement was delivered by Earth Justice on behalf of 9 non-governmental organizations during an interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment, at the 43rd regular session of the Human Rights Council. While welcoming the Special Rapporteur’s report the signatories call on the Human Rights Council to promptly adopt a resolution recognizing the right to a healthy environment.

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