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“Environment-People-Law” is an organization of practical lawyers in the field of the protection of environmental rights of citizens and the environment. This organization created a register of court…
Publisher: Environment People Law (EPL)
Standing of environmental non-governmental organizations – Procedural law shall be interpreted in order to give the public concerned broad opportunities to challenge in court decisions on forestry.
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Criteria for ENGO standing - The criteria in law for ENGO standing must be read generously order to comply with the international obligations on access to justice in environmental matters.
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Standing for individuals - Individuals must have the possibility to challenge each step in environmental proceedings which are decisive in the decision-making, even on issues that relate merely to…
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Access to information - The fact that some pieces of information contained in the files of an unfinished project may be considered as “provisional” should not be interpreted as if they were “material…
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
The Urgenda Foundation (Urgenda) brought this claim against the Netherlands, alleging that it has a legal obligation to take more ambitious measures to limit greenhouse gas emissions. Urgenda argued…
Publisher: Hague District Court
Access to justice - private parties cannot rely on article 9, para. 3, of the Convention in order to challenge the legality of EU acts before the General Court or the Court of Justice. 
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
ENGO standing – The open criteria in national procedural law must be read so as to enable ENGOs to challenge in court decisions on the hunt of wolves, which is a species protected in law.
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
ENGO standing in a case regarding UK compliance with EC Directive on ambient air quality.
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Rights of ENGO’s in Criminal Proceedings.
Publisher: UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice