Barriers of access to justice in environmental matters

J&E keeps monitoring the barriers of access to justice in the EU MS where it has member organizations. Our 2018 survey in this matter can be read on our website... 07-10-2019

People in Estonia call on the Prime Minister to take more ambitious climate action

Justice & Environment member group Estonian Environmental Law Centre, together with the Estonian Fund for Nature and Estonian Green Movement, submitted a citizen initiative in... 04-10-2019

Time to act for climate justice

Today, the international human rights community and the international environmental community unite in New York city ahead of the United Nations Climate Action Summit. It is... 02-10-2019

It's time for more and more climate lawsuits!

 "You have stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words — and yet, I'm one of the lucky ones," Thunberg said Monday. "People are suffering,... 24-09-2019

We are in Aarhus!

I mean, we are actually and physically in Aarhus city, talking about the Aarhus Convention at the ecoDESIGN annual meeting to a diverse audience, including aeronautics... 10-09-2019

Outgoing EU Commission tough on environmental issues?

Maybe there is no correlation between the level of activity of the EU Commission and the fact that they will have to leave office in 3 months, however, the number of... 25-07-2019

Sustainable and participative management of protected areas

On Friday (July 12), we took part in a very interesting conference on sustainable and participative management of protected areas which was organised by our member group... 13-07-2019

Clean air closer for Brussels after top EU court ruling

Europe’s top court has backed Brussels citizens and ClientEarth in our fight for clean air in the Belgian capital with a judgment today. The Court of Justice of the European... 26-06-2019

Our sustainable future must start now

J&E joined it, too Open letter to EU leaders: Our sustainable future must start now EU leaders must end the political inertia on social and environmental challenges by... 12-06-2019

Court Victory in Hungary

The court granted legal standing to an environmental NGO in a forestry case in Hungary The Administrative Court of the Budapest Agglomeration Area granted legal standing to an... 04-06-2019