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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).


At the end of a seven years long lawsuit, an international tribunal has finally dismissed a $250m claim by the multinational gold mining company OceanaGold against El Salvador. OceanaGold had…
The Green and the Conservative party along with individual SNP MSPs have called on the Scottish Government and SSE not to pursue costs against the John Muir Trust over the Stronelairg judicial review…
The article summarizes the speeches held during the webinar titled "Standards of access to information and public participation in climate change" was organized by the Mexican Center for…