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Governance

You have a right to know about decisions affecting your environment

Governance

You have a right to know about decisions affecting your environment

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    ClientEarth Environmental Democracy Update, Jan – Mar 17

    This review covers information about how European institutions, member states and others are applying laws and regulations on access to information, public participation in decision-making and access to justice in environmental matters.

  • Photo of man on park bench for story saying environmental justice case fast-tracked as UK government mounts attack on legal rights

    Court costs’ case fast-tracked as UK government mounts attack on legal rights

    A judge has fast-tracked ClientEarth, Friends of the Earth and the RSPB’s case over new environmental justice rules.

  • Theresa May outside Number 10 Downing St announcing General Election 2017

    Environment and pollution ‘should be at heart of snap UK election’

    James Thornton, CEO of ClientEarth said a snap election is a perfect opportunity for all parties to put the environment and pollution at the heart of their agendas.

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    The UK’s not-so-great Repeal Bill plan for Brexit

    The Brexit Secretary David Davis has failed to set out robust and unambiguous plans which will safeguard the UK’s environmental protections after the UK leaves the EU.

  • “Working at ClientEarth allows me to practise as a lawyer and fight for a cause I believe in at the same time. Ensuring the correct implementation of the Aarhus Convention not only leads to a better protection of the environment and public health but also brings democracy in providing the public with rights that make them part of the decision-making process and in turn make our decision-makers accountable. Aarhus is about enabling the people to make the future their own.”

    Anaïs Berthier
    Senior Lawyer/Juriste, Environmental Law and Justice

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