Global Environmental Governance

The need for a more adequate and effective model of environmental governance
at the international level for the sustainability of life on Earth.

Justice for the Environment

The pressure of society for real access to environmental justice on a global scale calls
for more suitable instruments such as an International Court of the Environment.

Human rights and duties

Every person has the human right to the environment and the interrelated duty of care and respect for nature, as a universal common asset.

Highlights

Is it time for an International Court for the Environment?

In 2012, the ICEF Foundation organized a meeting in Rome in view of the UN conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20. Objective: to promote the creation of a World Environment Agency and an International Court for the Environment.
An interview with Amedeo Postiglione, Director of the ICEF Foundation.

Since 1988 ICEF has been working
on the environmental governance internationally.

ICEF (International Court of the Environment Foundation) is a non-profit NGO, created in 1988 by Amedeo Postiglione, Judge of the Italian Supreme Court. Since 1978 he was coordinator of the environmental Working Group: “Ecology and Territory”. The Foundation is internationally recognized and is accredited with the United Nations (ECOSOF and FAO) and with the European Council.

Aims

An International Court of the Environment and an International Environmental Agency to guarantee the human right to the environment for every citizen of the world.

History

Committed to environmental justice Since 1978, in 1988, Amedeo Postiglione, judge of the Italian Supreme Court, founded ICEF, the International Court of the Environment Foundation.

Library

Publications and documents relating to ICEF research and promotion activities about environmental governance and environmental justice. In italian and english language.

Initiatives

For an International Agency of the Environment and an International Court of the Environment.
Environmental Governance, Civil Society Coalition, Women’s Forum, events.