Standing for Environmental NGOs - the Supreme Court of Belgium changed its position on standing in criminal cases in view of implementing article 9, paragraph 3, of the Aarhus Convention, allowing an environmental NGO to take action for reparation in a case dealing with illegal constructions.
Belgium - Supreme Court - PP and PSLV v. Gewestelijk Stedenbouwkundig I nspecteur and M vzw - Summary with a link to the judgement
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Publisher:UNECE / Task Force on Access to Justice
Court/body:Supreme Court (Cour de cassation)
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