Member States meet the requirements of the TEN-E Regulation only partly

A new study released by Justice and Environment today highlights that in order to ensure proper implementation of the TEN-E Regulation, particularly the areas of enforcement,... 07-03-2017

Mid-term evaluation of the CEF

Yesterday 10 NGOs submitted a joint letter to DG Mobility on the mid-term evaluation of the Connecting Europe Facility... 01-03-2017


Our sister network of environmental lawyers is having its Annual Meeting these days in Eugene, Oregon. Many of J&E members are also there, including J&E Hungary (EMLA)... 01-03-2017

Natura2000 needs better management, financing and monitoring

European Court of Auditors report says #Natura2000 needs better management, financing and monitoring. More adequate assessment of projects impacting on Natura2000 sites is... 24-02-2017

Commission to reconsider Natura 2000 funding

Brussels will consider new indicators to measure whether EU funds for Natura 2000 sites improve conservation after EU auditors found fault with countries' management of the... 23-02-2017

J&E Hungary staff member elected as green ombudsman

Co-founder and lifetime honorary president of EMLA aka J&E Hungary was elected today by the Hungarian Parliament for a 6-year term as deputy ombudsman for future... 21-02-2017


NGO proposal on implementation of EU nature laws we've sent to the EC together with CEEweb for Biodiversity, ClientEarth and European Environmental Bureau - EEB draws attention... 18-02-2017

Slovenia vs The Wolves

Time to time we report on a case that NGOs initiated in Slovenia for saving wolves from permitted hunting. 17-02-2017

J&E on the front page of Environment Analyst

Read what we suggest for ensuring the independence of environmental impact assessments and for the relationship with the developers. 16-02-2017


#Natura2000 appropriate assessment is not always carried out according to the EU nature protection laws, resulting in a solely partial implementation of the EU Birds and... 15-02-2017