Bolivian president ratified the Law of Mother Earth on Oct. 16th 2012.

The law, amongst other things, bans the use, cultivation, sale or creation of Genetically Modified Organisms

Institutes the right of use of land by protecting the Earth from mining and other activities

Bans owning large swaths of land by corporations or individuals who are not using it and institutes the redistribution of such idle lands with a priority towards women and indigenous people.

Gives full human rights to Mother Earth.


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