Four rivers already have legal rights. What if this was extended to other natural resources? Together with Medinge Group, you can explore what's already being done to include nature as legal entity in design. Review the influence of these actions and help define a new framework for impactful design.
When you give rivers, forests, mountains and oceans the same legal rights as humans and corporations have, it changes the order in your design. From the outset you have to integrate the potential impacts on the planet.
Four rivers already have legal rights: The Whanganui in New Zealand, Rio Atrato in Colombia and the Ganga en and Yamuna rivers in India.
Co-creating a new framework
Open all days: explorations on what's already being done to include nature as a legal entity in design. Sharing activities and examples.
Only 21/10/2020, 10:00-13:00 lectures and livestreams from members of the Medinge Think Tank: a group of brand experts and visionaries from around the world whose purpose is to influence business to become more humane and conscious in order to help humanity progress and prosper. With international speakers who have worked on these rights and bring in the perspective from indigenous people who co-exist with the rivers.
Only 21/10/2020, 14:00-17:30
In the afternoon we will invite you to co-create a new framework for design where we put Planet first. You will be provided with 6 cues that will ignite explorations to reach positive impact for all. Including our Planet.