ELGA’s overarching mission is to supportecological integrity and a mutually enhancing human-Earth relationship, by bringing about systemic change in our legal and governance systems. To achieve this, we pursue the following aims.
We aim to be a strong, unified voice for best practice in ecological law and governance
We facilitate dialogue between individuals and institutions on ecological approaches to law and governance
We seek to influence policy and decision-makers in governmental and non-governmental organisations
We provide a meeting point for legal professionals, academics and students to tackle the challenges of the 21st century