Engagement Strategy to Push Crimes against Future Generations
The World Future Council seeks funding to engage for changes in international jurisdiction, so that behaviour threatening future generations is deterred even if there are no relevant national laws. We are planning to
For further information and upates on most recent developments please contact Dr. Maja Göpel, WFC Director Future Justice.
"In the 1990s, The Cousteau Society developed and promoted a Bill of Rights for Future Generations… To enforce such a set of rights for future generations, we need to create a criminal conceptualization that designates the worst offenses against these rights as crimes against future generations, the worst crimes being those that would foreclose the future altogether or that would make life on the planet untenable."
WFC Councillor David Krieger, President, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation