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WELCOME TO THE AARHUS CLEARINGHOUSE
Welcome to the Aarhus Clearinghouse for Environmental Democracy.
This web portal showcases information on laws and practices relevant to the public's right to:
• access environmental information
• participate in environmental decision-making, and
• achieve justice on environmental matters

The Aarhus Clearinghouse provides information relevant to the implementation of Principle 10 of the 1992 Rio Declaration on Environment and Development at the global and regional level, as well as national levels all over the world. It also facilitates the collection, dissemination and exchange of information related to the UNECE Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in Decision-making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters (in short: Aarhus Convention).

LATEST NEWS & RESOURCES

The iSPEX team developed a new atmospheric measurement method in the form of a low-cost add-on for smartphone cameras. Measurements by thousands of citizen scientists in the Netherlands are…
(Original article in German.) 'No thanks' say voices from the region to the Czech border plan for a nuclear waste repository.The enthusiasm of Rainer Hirschmann, the Litschauer mayor about only 30 km…
(Original article in German.) RESISTANCE: The Belarus anti-nuclear movement is small, so its activists must have fear of repression. Therefore, many deny that their work has to do with politics.