NEWS

Fossil fuel projects continuously both politically and financially supported by EU pose threat to climate goals

Fossil fuel projects continuously both politically and financially supported by EU pose threat to climate goals   October 18, 2017    While the... 19-10-2017

Thanks for nothing

European Commission's standpoint on access to infringement information should be altered 28-09-2017

ECO Forum statement speaks to all facets of the Aarhus Convention

September 20, 2017  The European ECO Forum, a loose network of more than 80 non-governmental organizations from countries of Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia,... 20-09-2017

IN A NUTSHELL: J&E comments on the Commission's Communication on Access to Justice

Justice and Environment (J&E) welcomes that the Commission has taken an initiative aimed at improving access to justice in environmental matters within the Member States. J&E also... 08-09-2017

PRESS RELEASE: Environmental NGOs call on European Commission to end the hurdles in access to justice in environmental matters

Environmental NGOs call on European Commission to end the hurdles in access to justice in environmental matters 24-08-2017

News from Slovenia

Upon the complaint of J&E Slovenia (PIC), the Ministry of Environment concluded that an EIA has to be performed for the extension of the Krsko Nuclear Power Plant. By... 23-08-2017

Not even Brexit can fix it

UN says UK deviating further from Aarhus Convention 22-08-2017

It is getting more difficult to work with Poland

Polish officials have dismissed as “politically motivated” an injunction from the EU court ordering an immediate halt to logging activity in the Białowieża forest pending the... 21-08-2017

EU court rules ex-post EIAs can ‘regularise’ projects

Interesting interpretation by the EU Court of a legal instrument originally designed to assess environmental impacts BEFORE a project is completed 18-08-2017

Breaking: The Court of Justice of the EU has issued a ban on logging in Białowieża Forest

The Court of Justice of the EU has issued a ban on logging in Białowieża Forest, saying all chainsaws and harvesters must be stopped immediately. The ruling shows that, in the... 28-07-2017