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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

Governance

You have a right to know about decisions affecting your environment

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    British public overwhelmingly support greater fisheries protections after Brexit

    More than three out of four people across the UK support a new law to ensure fish stocks are protected from overfishing after Britain leaves the EU, according to a new study.

  • Slovak Regional Court ignores CJEU case law to deny access to justice

    Via Iuris is going to challenge regional Court’s decision denying citizens legal standing to challenge construction works close to protected areas.

  • CJEU decision on justice costs could threaten access to justice

    The CJEU recently adopted a disappointing interpretation of the rule that judicial procedures should not be prohibitively expensive in Article 11(4) EIA Directive.

  • CJEU rules against the Commission: the health impacts of GMOs can be challenged under the Aarhus Regulation

    In a ground-breaking judgement, the Court of Justice of the EU ruled that the health impacts of GMOs could be challenged under the Aarhus Regulation.

  • “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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