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Standing for the public concerned – An administrative authorisation procedure for a project likely to have a significant effect on the environment may not be concluded if an ENGO’s request to be…
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Appeal against a cantonal decision of shooting protected birds in order to regulate their population; access to justice – a decision by public authorities that may have an impact on nature protection…
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Access to information - Two cumulative conditions must be fulfilled for disclosure of the external experts names who made certain comments on the draft of the guidance document for applicants who…
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Charges for supplying environmental information - such charges should include only other costs that do not arise from the establishment and maintenance of the registers, lists and facilities for…
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Access to product information - Interpretation of the obligation under the REACH Regulation to provide information on the presence of a substance of very high concern in an article. The main question…
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Definition of a "public authority" - undertakings, such as the water companies concerned, which provide public services relating to the environment are under the control of a body or person falling…
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Request for environmental information may be refused - The Court found that no full disclosure was called for studies that "had already been placed in a file relating to the pre-litigation stage of…
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Access to information - the conclusions of the state environmental expertiza of the Ukrainian Ministry of Environmental Protection and its territorial bodies should be published and made available…
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Criteria for ENGO standing –The criteria in law for ENGO standing must be read generously in order to meet with the international obligations on access to justice in environmental matters.
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Public access to information in decision-making procedure on specific activities serving national defence purposes.
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice