What will the new Hungarian law on administrative courts bring for access to justice?

After much protest from the opposition parties in the Parliament, the Government’s overwhelming majority voted in favor of a new law (Act of Parliament No. 130 of 2018 on... 22-01-2019

First Austrian province presented draft law on implementation of 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

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... 22-12-2018

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

LNG terminal on Krk island

There has been lately some developments in Croatia regarding the LNG terminal on Krk island. Zelena akcija / FoE Croatia / J&E Croatia and Udruga Zelena Istra filed a... 14-12-2018

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

Environmental Compliance and Governance

J&E was participating at the 2nd Stakeholder Meeting in relation to the Environmental Compliance and Governance Forum. To put it plainly, we were discussing with DG... 30-11-2018