Lisa Mead


International Rights of Nature Tribunal

Lisa Mead is a lawyer, educator and advocate for Earth rights. She runs the Earth Law Alliance and is a founding Steering Committee member of the Ecological Law & Governance Association. In 2018 she acted as Lead Counsel for Nature’s Rights at the Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal on Human Rights, Fracking and Climate Change. Lisa was an expert contributor to the UN’s 2016 Harmony with Nature Dialogue on Earth Jurisprudence and has advocated for ocean rights at the International Rights of Nature Tribunal in Paris in December 2015. Lisa has taught Applied Sustainability on Findhorn College’s former Human Challenge of Sustainability undergraduate semester program and for 3 years facilitated the Economic Design module of Findhorn College’s Ecovillage Design Education program.