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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).


This is a space to examine the use and practices of Citizen Science for EU policies. This work includes the identification and development of methodologies and tools that interconnect Citizen Science…
ENI SEIS II project component "Access to Environmental Information" carried out by the European Environment Agency (EEA) in close cooperation with the ENI East countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus…
The press release provides insights to the recent meeting of the Task Force on Access to Information (see that took place in a virtual format on 16-17…