Public forum: Preventing crimes against natureThursday, 12 February 2015 - 6:00pm
Environmental Justice Australia Level 3, the 60L Green Building, 60 Leicester Street, CarltonVictoria
Ongoing biodiversity loss and mass extinction implies that decades of legal protection for nature haven’t stopped its destruction. This forum brings together four key panelists to discuss how the legal system can be changed to better protect nature and sustain life.
Featuring special guests;
Nicola Rivers – Director of Advocacy and Research at Environmental Justice Australia
Dr Alessandro Pelizzon – Southern Cross University’s School of Law and Justice
Professor Kate Auty – former Victorian Government Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability and 2014 Vice-Chancellor
Ellen Sandell – State MP for Melbourne