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Ex-Nasa scientist: 30 years on, world is failing 'miserably’ to address climate change

“All we’ve done is agree there’s a problem,” Hansen told the Guardian. 19-06-2018

FoE Croatia’s anti-LNG campaign continues despite the adoption of a special law!

In May, our member Croatian NGO Zelena akcija / FoE Croatia filed a lawsuit against Ministry of Environment over LNG terminal. Today the Croatian Parliament has adopted a special... 15-06-2018

Roman Anniversary of the Aarhus Convention

The process leading up to the signing of the Aarhus Convention is already history. This historical moment was recently reenacted when people who are also part of history met... 11-06-2018

Several new possibilities for environmental NGOs open after NGOs’ Act entered into force

Polona Valič, environmental NGO net Plan B for Slovenia Senka Šifkovič-Vrbica, Legal Information Centre for NGOs (Slovenia) 04-06-2018

Assessing environmental impacts on water bodies

Recent comparative legal study carried out by Justice and Environment (J&E) in seven EU Member countries aims to provide evidence of the application of a particular... 31-05-2018

A well-conducted impact assessment leads to an improvement of the project for nature, people as well as the economy

Interview with J&E Environmental Assessments Topic Leader and J&E Chairman Siim Vahtrus 29-05-2018

Legal fight to save the Adriatic

Our member Croatian NGO Zelena akcija / FoE Croatia filed a lawsuit last week at the Rijeka Administrative Court against the Ministry for Environment and Energy’s report on... 23-05-2018

Summer Kern: Access to Justice in environmental matters is widely acknowledged as being by far the weakest, least implemented part of the Convention

The Aarhus Convention, which was signed in 1998 and entered into force in 2001, has represented something quite incredible from its very first inception, namely... 22-05-2018