Polly Higgins is a barrister with a mission. She visits the RSA to introduce her new book, Earth is our Business, which sets out a route-map for changing the minds of CEO's and business by the creation of a new law for the Earth.
She argues that in fact Earth is all of our business and now more than ever we can emerge into a new paradigm where people and planet are put first.
Speaker: Polly Higgins, international environment lawyer, activist and author of 'Eradicating Ecocide: Laws and governance to stop the destruction of the planet'.
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