Emmanuel Macron To Hold Referendum On Criminalizing ‘Ecocide’: Pledges €15bn To Tackle Climate Crisis

Reading Time: < 1 minute French President Emmanuel Macron has announced he will hold a referendum on whether to criminalize ‘ecocide’ – a term coined to describe human activity ‘that violates the principles of environmental justice’. Macron has also pledged an extra €15bn (approximately $16.8 billion) over the next two years in an effort to help tackle the climate crisis. […]