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Resources Keyword 'access to justice'

The event organized by the Asian Development Bank and the European Bank on Reconstruction and Developments and other partners provided an excellent opportunity for judges and representatives from…
Key issue: Denial of legal standing to appeal air quality plans. Key words: Legal standing, access to justice, air quality plans, particulate matter
Key issue: A company with a purely commercial interest can lodge an admissible appeal with the Council for Permit Disputes against a permit granted to a competitor Key words: Access to Justice –…
Key issue: NGOs and residents of Sofia(Bulgaria) seek judicial remedy against excessive PM10 air pollution in the Sofia agglomeration Key words: Clean air, class action, inaction, measures, remedy,…
The event is expected to bring together representatives from EU institutions and Member State authorities, legal professionals, judges and NGO representatives from all over Europe to discuss and…
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is making a public call for inputs to solicit good practices related to the promotion and implementation of the environmental rule of law with a focus…
In September 2019, the Special Rapporteur on human rights and toxics presented a report (A/HRC/42/41) to the UN Human Rights Council, with fifteen principles to better protect workers from the…
This article aims at analyzing 17 SDGs and related issues.  Countries and civil society organizations increasingly find that civil justice data comprise a vital tool for tracking progress towards…
This SDG Primer aims to establish a common base of understanding and approach for the UN system in supporting the 2030 Agenda. It is primarily meant to inform, in broad terms, the programmes and…
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…