Earthjustice Lauds Appointment of John Knox as UN Independent Expert on Human Rights and the Environment

Earthjustice celebrates the recent appointment of Professor John H. Knox as the holder of the recently created mandate of Independent Expert of Human Rights and the Environment. Yves Lador, Earthjustice's permanent representative to the United Nations in Geneva claims “Professor Knox’s experience and expertise will make him a valuable ally in efforts to strengthen and implement the right to a healthy environment and to understand the obligation of nations to protect and defend that right.”