COP Or No COP, MAPS Is On The Agenda For A Healthy World

BY Parvati Devi

For the sake of all life, the all-volunteer international charity is moving forward with its work to secure country leader signatures on the Marine Arctic Peace Sanctuary Treaty, regardless of the cancellation of COP25 in Chile. initial member and General Counsel Vandana Erin Ryder, author of the MAPS Treaty, and Outreach and Alliance Lead Dr. Karen Ho, were set to travel to Santiago on their own time and funds, as all volunteers do, to advocate for MAPS at COP25. They stand ready to attend any rescheduled summit. But while the UNFCCC and UN member states scramble to find an alternate host, dates and program, one thing is clear: world leaders already have a direct and effective option to shift our collective trajectory into one that supports a healthy future. Read the full article at