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Resources Keyword 'right to live in favourable environment'

The four-day international conference ‘Fighting Air Pollution in the Industrial Cities of Europe’, organized by Arnika Association from the Czech Republic, was held in Ostrava. The Ostrava Conference…
The UN Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment, David R. Boyd, called on States to recognise the right to a healthy environment, in order to fight the scourges of climate change,…
From 22-26 October 2018, UN Environment will convene a series of meetings in New York, USA. The purpose of the meetings include, inter alia, supporting the first ever presentation of the report of…
Draft Guidelines on Human Rights and the Environment. Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment prepared draft Guidelines on Human Rights and the Environment, on which he would like your…
A resource created by NGOs to help document the persecution of environmental activists. The resource documents specific cases of persecution as well as brings attention to the increased persecution…
A report created by the NGO Crude Accountability and Ecoforum of NGOs in Kazakhstan covering cases of harassment, violence, and persecution of protesters in former Soviet states and the United States…
The article informs about the following questions addressed to the European Commission and its response regarding the situation of development banks and human rights defenders.  
Environmental activists and journalists across Europe and Central Asia face severe challenges in their efforts to promote both the access and dissemination of environmental information and public…
Resource web portal developed by the Universal Rights Group, UNEP, Global Witness, N1M and the UN Special Rapporteur on  human rights and environment brings together information about the threats…
Article 115 of the Satversme obliges the public authorities, including local governments, to ensure implementation of the right to live in a benevolent environment. This includes the conduct of a…