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Enabling the right to a healthy environment

Recent recognition of the human right to a healthy environment by the United Nations can facilitate a shift in climate policy and shape climate litigation. Now, a recent study discusses these benefits and the potential to assist social movements in garnering political pressure towards stronger climate action.

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Wewerinke-Singh, M. Enabling the right to a healthy environment. Nat. Clim. Chang. (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41558-022-01487-2

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