Ecocide as an atrocity crime – an idea whose time is overdue
ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE SERIES (1/3) Ecocide, a Vietnam war ‘veteran’ concept used to describe the destruction caused by Agent Orange, is also the 5th missing element of crime of the Rome Statute, dropped from the International Criminal Court (ICC) draft code in 1996, recalls Jojo Mehta. A British environmental activist, she carries the global campaign to […]
By Jojo Mehta, for JusticeInfo.net
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