COVID-19: The Right to a Healthy Environment

Blogpost on COVID-19 and the right to a healthy environment by Walter F. Baber, Affiliated Professor  As with all human challenges, the Coronavirus Pandemic of 2020 has demanded more of some than of others. For some, circumstances are dire. For others, spring break partying came on schedule. National responses varied as well. The response in…

John Knox podcast

Podcast: The Right to a Healthy Environment

In our latest episode of “On Human Rights” RWI’s Linnea Ekegren spoke with John Knox, the first Independent Expert and Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment appointed by the Human Rights Council. John Knox is now the Henry C. Lauerman Professor of International Law at Wake Forest University, in North Carolina. He teaches and…