As the UK prepares to leave the European Union, ClientEarth is working to ensure all environmental protections are maintained or strengthened to safeguard wildlife, habitats and health both in the UK and across Europe.

EU Referendum

  • The UK environment

    Why the UK environment bill matters

    Today, the Government released its long-awaited Environment Bill to tackle the UK’s biggest environmental challenges. Without it, we risk weaker protections for our environment

  • Lewes, UK

    ClientEarth statement on the Brexit withdrawal agreement

    The Brexit withdrawal agreement includes wording supportive of establishing a green watchdog. However there are serious gaps in the declaration, and no legal safeguards governing this cooperation. 

  • London traffic westminster

    Brexit documents highlight the holes for environment in no-deal scenario

    Legal experts from environmental law charity ClientEarth warn that documents released yesterday detailing the government’s contingencies for a no-deal Brexit scenario reveal departments worryingly underprepared to maintain promised environmental protections.

  • photo taken underwater

    Have your say: help protect the UK’s marine life

    ClientEarth is part of the new #maynotcontainfish campaign that is encouraging the public to help ensure that Brexit will not lead to dangerous overfishing.

  • Team

  • Simon Alcock, Communications and Public Affairs Manager

    Simon Alcock

  • Jon Bennett

  • Sarah Denman, UK Environment Lawyer, ClientEarth

    Sarah Denman

  • Nandi Mkhize

    Nandi Mkhize

  • Hatti Owens, Legal and Policy Researcher, ClientEarth

    Hatti Owens

  • Tom West

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