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    Access to justice update from ClientEarth and Justice and Environment

    Find out more about Austria latest access to justice developments, IIDMA’s appeal to the Spanish constitutional court and Via Iuris analysis on a Slovak regional court decision to stop a gold mining enterprise.

  • Celebrating 12 years of Winsome McIntosh’s board leadership at ClientEarth

    Winsome McIntosh, ClientEarth’s founding chair, has stepped down after more than 12 years leading our board of trustees. During her tenure, the organisation has transformed from a start-up charity into one of the most effective organisations in the environmental sector.

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    ClientEarth reports Bulgarian capacity mechanism to European Commission

    As subsidies for fossil fuels come under increasing scrutiny in the EU, Bulgaria faces a legal challenge over its unwavering support to coal.

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    EU Parliament sets obstacles to collective action for victims of corporate harm

    Members of the European Parliament have voted today to weaken a proposal from the Commission on EU collective redress, undermining the possibility for European citizens to defend themselves against illegal actions by companies, lawyers say.

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    Hakim Aabbaoui

  • Sebastian Bechtel, Environmental Democracy Lawyer, ClientEarth

    Sebastian Bechtel

  • Amandine Van Den Berghe, Lawyer, Trade and Environment, ClientEarth

    Amandine Van Den Berghe

  • Alice Bernard

  • Paloma Colmenarejo, Spanish Sustainable Seafood Project Coordinator

    Paloma Colmenarejo

  • Klaudija Cremers, Fisheries Lawyer, ClientEarth

    Klaudija Cremers

  • Juliette Delarue, State Aid Expert, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Juliette Delarue

  • Lara Fornabaio

    Lara Fornabaio

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

    Anne Friel

  • Lisa Jonet, Partners and Compliance Lawyer/Juriste, ClientEarth

    Lisa Jonet

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    Ranja Łuszczek

  • Katie Miller

  • Hermann Ott

  • Capucine Pineau, Project Coordinator, ClientEarth

    Capucine Pineau

  • Maja Pravuljac

    Maja Pravuljac

  • Valentin Raymond, Marine Policy Researcher, Fisheries, ClientEarth

    Valentin Raymond

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    Jennifer Reeves

  • Apolline Roger, Lawyer, ClientEarth

    Apolline Roger

  • Sabine Smith, Digital Communications Assistant , ClientEarth

    Sabine Smith

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    Raphaël Soffer

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    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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