“We have a moral responsibility to the most innocent victims of climate change: the poorest citizens of the world and those yet to be born. Be part of the solution; make a personal statement on how you live life.”
-Steven Chu, Nobel Prize winner in physics; former U.S. Secretary of Energy
Today more than ever, society has come to recognize that the anthropogenic destruction of our planet’s sustainable biodiversity negatively impacts humankind, placing human life at risk. The cause-and effect relationship that exists between environmental collapse and the subsequent risk to our existence can no longer be ignored.
- Romina Picollotti, in Linking Human Rights and the Environment,