According to the recent article by Elise Garcia, OP, to Global Sisters’ Report at National Catholic Reporter (NCR)
A groundbreaking study examining 100 incidents of co-violations of human rights and rights of nature was released Dec. 3 at a COP21 civil-society presentation. The report highlighted a growing trend linking violations of rights of people and rights of nature, underscoring the reality that the well-being of humans and nature is inextricably linked.
Certainly Earth Rights are Human Rights and Human Rights are Earth Rights. To read the article in its entirety, please go to: http://globalsistersreport.org/blog/capital-e-earth/environment/study-released-cop21-illustrates-link-between-human-rights-natures