The Making of World Movements for Environmental Justice – Joan Martinez-Alier

Joan Martinez-Alier is an Emeritus Professor of Economics and Economic History, and a senior researcher at the ICTA Autonomous University of Barcelona. In this video, he gives us a preview of his upcoming book "Land, Water , Air and Freedom - the making of world movements for environmental justice" to be published in December 2023. Joan shares his reflections on social movement theory, social metabolism and degrowth and takes insights developed from the Environmental Justice Atlas to ask the question: Is there a global environmental justice movement? Find out more about the Environmental Justice Atlas here: