MEET OUR MEMBER: Estonian Environmental Law Centre – social entreprise focusing on “exit” from oil-shale mining and better-protected Natura 2000 areas

The Estonian Environmental Law Center (EELC) was founded in November 2007 as a successor of the environmental law activities of one of Estonia’s biggest environmental... 03-04-2019

Exciting news from Austria in current environmental cases

Expansion of Vienna Airport approved by Austrian Supreme Administrative Court In 2017, the court decision that did not permit the expansion of Vienna Airport had caused... 01-04-2019

Air pollution from Spanish coal plants linked to 1,529 premature deaths, an IIDMA study says

Earlier in March our member from Spain Instituto Internacional de Derecho y Medio Ambiente (IIDMA) presented a report on the impacts of coal. The report shows that reduced use... 27-03-2019

Court victory in Hungary!

Yesterday our clients, represented by J&E Hungary (EMLA), won a case at the court: the judge granted legal standing to three individuals in a forestry case. In a town... 22-03-2019

We are in Greece!

We are proud to present that the Annual General Meeting of J&E accepted the membership application of the NGO Greek Helsinki Monitor which means that we expanded our... 13-03-2019

MEET OUR MEMBER: Zelena akcija – peacefully for social justice and solidarity

Zelena akcija (ZA) / (Friends of the Earth Croatia) active from 1990, is a civil society organisation for environment and nature protection and promotion of sustainable... 05-03-2019

Improving Access to Justice – Focus on Central Europe

J&E is operating the Visegrad 4 Aarhus Center, where our member organizations from Czechia, Hungary and Slovakia and our partners from Poland are at the service of the... 22-02-2019

Who is right? A few interesting things regarding a park development in Budapest

Budapest has a well-known and highly valued park that has been a refuge for city dwellers since the late 19th century, called Városliget. The literal translation is... 19-02-2019

Subsidies driving destructive hydropower boom in the Western Balkans

Enes Cerimagic, Energy and Climate Topic Leader (J&E/Croatia) and Pippa Gallop, CEE Bankwatch 13-02-2019

Discussions of Estonia’s energy and climate future pick up momentum

Kadi-Kaisa Kaljuveer, Estonian Environmental Law Center (J&E/Estonia) 05-02-2019