Mayors of the state of Acre, Roraima and the municipality of São Paulo Brazil, signed 14 decrees that support the Proclamation of Constitution of the Rights of Mother Earth, a document promoted by the Global Embassy of Activists for Peace (GEAP).
From July 5th, to August 24, 2018, activists for peace presented to the municipal authorities the environmental proposal that recognizes the planet as a living being and the International Program Children of Mother Earth.
The meetings counted with the presence of the mayors who approved the decrees that were published in the official bulletins of those municipal institutions. (See: List of mayors who approved the decrees in Brazil)
Maria do Perpétuo Socorro de Lima Guerra Azevedo, mayor of Caracaraí said that it is essential to recognize Mother Earth as a living being, for the future of humanity. For his part, the mayor of Iracema, Jairo André Ribeiro Sousa invited all the mayors of Brazil to join this proposal that benefits the planet Earth.
Extraordinary Assembly of the mayors of Acre
On June 29, peace activists participated in the Extraordinary Assembly of the Mayors of Acre, organized by the Association of the Municipalities of Acre (AMAC) and the mayor Marilete Vitorino.
The event, which took place in Brasiléia, was attended by 15 mayors, 2 senators, 2 deputies and members of the community. In this scenario, the GEAP received 10 decrees that support the Proclamation of the Constitution of the Rights of Mother Earth.