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    ClientEarth lawyer Tatiana Lujan, explains that only by phasing out and banning unnecessary plastic will we protect people and the planet.

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    In January 2018 the Supreme Administrative Court of Poland upheld the decision of the Regional Administrative Court denying standing to a resident, to challenge the air quality program adopted by the Silesian Regional Assembly.

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    Analysis by ChemSec and ClientEarth shows the chemicals approval process gives undue influence to companies producing dangerous chemicals and stifles information on safer alternatives, limiting the market for companies that produce them.

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    Two interesting and very welcomed initiatives pushing for more access to justice in environmental matters have been initiated by “Brussels”.

  • Team

  • Alice Bernard

  • Paloma Colmenarejo, Spanish Sustainable Seafood Project Coordinator

    Paloma Colmenarejo

  • Klaudija Cremers, Fisheries Intern, ClientEarth

    Klaudija Cremers

  • Emilie Debatty, Programme Assistant, Strategic Litigation, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Emilie Debatty

  • Juliette Delarue, State Aid Expert, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Juliette Delarue

  • Anne Friel, Lawyer, European Union Aarhus Centre, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Anne Friel

  • Kristina Gasparovicova, Project Co-ordinator, Environmental Democracy, ClientEarth

    Kristina Gasparovicova

  • Sandrine Polti, Fisheries Project Lead, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Sandrine Polti

  • Emily Rochon, Energy Transition Lawyer, ClientEarth

    Emily Rochon

  • Apolline Roger, Lawyer, ClientEarth

    Apolline Roger

  • IMage of Flaminia Tacconi, lenvironmental lawyer at ClientEarth

    Flaminia Tacconi

  • Diane Vandesmet, Events and Communications officer, ClientEarth

    Diane Vandesmet

  • Maria-Jolie Veder, Intern, EU Energy and Coal

    Maria-Jolie Veder

  • Bianca Vergnaud, Communications Officer, Strategic Litigation, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Bianca Vergnaud

  • Agnieszka Warso-Buchanan

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