NEWS

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

2 meetings in Brussels

Last week we attended 2 meetings in Brussels First, on 22 January, a meeting was held with the participation of Milieu Ltd. legal experts and a few invited NGOs that are active... 31-01-2019

Federal States of Austria release first legislative drafts to implement access to justice

The Federal States of Styria, Upper Austria and Lower Austria have released their first draft amendments to implement the second and third pillar of the Aarhus Convention –... 31-01-2019

MEET OUR MEMBER: Frank Bold Society – innovating business combined with non-profit solving social and environmental issues.

Frank Bold is a purpose-driven law firm using the power of business combined with a non-profit approach to solving social and environmental problems. We are a fifty-person law... 29-01-2019

When will environmental NGOs be granted access to the EU Courts?

United Nations' special body, the Aarhus Convention Compliance Committee found the EU in breach of the Convention in 2017 for not guaranteeing access to the EU Courts for... 24-01-2019