NEWS

First Austrian State implemented Access to Justice

Following the implementation of access to justice in environmental matters by the federal government in the fields of water protection, waste management and air quality, back in... 14-01-2019

MEET OUR MEMBER: BlueLink - 20 years of networking, coordinating, researching and informing in public interest

  A pioneering civil society e-network, launched in Bulgaria in 1998, today BlueLink is a well established hub of coordination, exchange of information and information... 18-12-2018

Austria takes first steps towards implementing the right of Access to Justice 20 years after signing the Aarhus Convention

By Katharina Scharfetter, Priska Lueger and Gregor Schamschula (Ökobüro - J&E/Austria) 13-12-2018

A new publication on harassment of environmental activists on J&E Hungary's website

In her research, Yulia MUKHA, intern at EMLA and PhD student at Aix-Marseille University examines the level of protection of environmental defenders and whether it is... 11-12-2018

Europe’s state of environment calls for improvement in strategic environmental assessments

The Strategic Environmental Assessment Directive or SEA Directive [1] in short, which requires assessment of environmental impacts of strategic plans and programs, is currently... 06-12-2018

Aarhus+20, the first Hungarian training in the EARL project and a Visegrad 4 workshop

The year 2018 is a special one in the life of the Aarhus family. We celebrate the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Convention, or as we say, its 20th... 23-11-2018

MEET OUR MEMBER: ÖKOBÜRO – Alliance of the Environmental Movement in Austria

 ÖKOBÜRO was founded in 1993 by the environmental organisations Greenpeace Austria, WWF Austria, GLOBAL 2000 and Umweltforum (Forum of Austrian Scientists for Environmental... 22-11-2018

Chemicals regulator launches REACH compliance drive

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) urged companies on Tuesday to ensure the chemicals safety data they are required to submit is complete and up to date, in the wake of a... 09-11-2018

EU governments ‘undermining’ plastic ban proposal

Environmental campaigners have slammed EU governments for undermining the European Commission’s proposals on banning some single-use plastic products. The Rethink Plastic... 08-11-2018