AN EXPENSIVE ADDICTION: HEAVY COAL HANDOUTS HALT POLISH ENERGY TRANSITION

In their latest report, ClientEarth and economics think-tank WiseEuropa have zoomed in on public subsidies granted to Poland's energy...

THE FIVE CLIMATE CONDITIONS WE SAY COMPANIES MUST COMMIT TO FOR UK ASSISTANCE

ClientEarth has called on the Government to ensure companies receiving public support during the COVID-19 recovery adhere to five strict...

 
 
 

AIR POLLUTION BEYOND LOCKDOWN: COULD THE UK BREATHE CLEANER AIR?

Many people have noticed cleaner air and clearer skies during lockdown. Air that's safe to breathe should not be a novelty - it must...

REPLACING FOSSIL FUELS WITH GREEN ENERGY

As we tackle the climate crisis, we need to move away from fossil fuels and towards more green energy like wind, solar and hydropower....

 
 
 

ACCESS TO JUSTICE UPDATE FROM CLIENTEARTH AND JUSTICE&ENVIRONMENT

Our analysis The European Climate Law and Access to Justice In early March, just before the onset of the current COVID 19 crisis, the...

欧盟木材法规(EUTR)新闻--2020年3月至5月

欧盟木材法规(EUTR)新闻--2020年3月至5月

本期欧洲环保协会《欧盟木材法规》新闻将为您提供欧盟打击非法伐木的法律《欧盟木材法规》(EUTR)2020年3月至5月的最新进展。与以往各期不同,本期将不仅包含欧盟委员会目前用来确保《欧盟木材法规》正确实施的措施以及国际上的类似最新立法进展的相关信息,还将介绍相关期刊,探讨新冠病毒疫情对于木材行业的影响和后果。 如果您希望通过电子邮件接收该新闻通讯,请致信:forests-contact...

 
 
 

THE EUROPEAN CLIMATE LAW AND ACCESS TO JUSTICE

In early March, just before the onset of the current COVID 19 crisis, the European Commission presented its proposal for a European...

BP GREENWASHING COMPLAINT SETS PRECEDENT FOR ACTION ON MISLEADING AD CAMPAIGNS

Today, it was announced that an OECD complaint filed by ClientEarth lawyers alleging oil giant BP misled the public in its advertising...

 
 
 

COMMISSION ACCEPTS ACCESS TO JUSTICE COMPLAINTS CONCERNING POLAND AND BULGARIA

The latest Commission infringement package brings some good news for access to justice. A bit over one year ago, we wrote in this newsletter...

ADVOCATE GENERAL: HABITATS DIRECTIVE SCREENING APPLIES TO TEMPORAL EXTENSIONS OF CONSTRUCTION PERMITS

Case C-254/19 Friends of the Irish Environment v An Bord Pleanála This opinion from Advocate General Kokott considers whether an extension...

 
 
 

WE TAKE ACTION AGAINST THE EU FOR FAILING TO CONSIDER ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL IMPACTS OF SOUTH AMERICAN TRADE DEAL

The European Commission has ignored its legal obligation to ensure the trade agreement with the ‘Mercosur' group of South American...

NOTICIAS EUTR: MARZO - MAYO 2020

Esta edición de Noticias EUTR de ClientEarth ofrece información actualizada sobre la aplicación de la legislación europea tendente...

 
 
 

TACKLING THE UK'S DEFORESTATION FOOTPRINT THROUGH DUE DILIGENCE LAWS: BRIEFING

ClientEarth and international NGO Global Witness have published a briefing calling on the UK to adopt mandatory due diligence laws...

PENSIONS AND CLIMATE CHANGE

If you're thinking about how your own life impacts the climate crisis or, indeed, how the climate crisis will impact you, your finances...

 
 
 

BIG OIL'S PLAN B: PLASTIC

What is Big Oil's Plan B? Public alarm about single-use plastics and awareness about the damaging effects of plastic pollution has...

PENSIONS: RISKING MORE THAN YOUR MONEY

As we consider a post-pandemic future, we want to help build a resilient economy that supports our shared health, communities and environment....

 
 
 

WEBINAR “ENFORCING THE INDUSTRIAL EMISSIONS DIRECTIVE IN NATIONAL COURTS”

June 25th 2020, 12:30 - 13:30 pm Brussels time This webinar provides an overview of the legal framework that applies to individuals...

COMBATTING RACISM AND RACIAL INEQUALITY

ClientEarth believes that justice is vital for a future in which people and planet thrive together and that justice should never depend...

 
 
 

EUTR NEWS - MARCH TO MAY 2020

This issue of ClientEarth 's EUTR News provides an update on the operation of the EU's law to address illegal logging, the EU Timber...

PORTUGAL'S PROPOSED NEW AIRPORT WOULD THREATEN THOUSANDS OF PROTECTED BIRDS

The Portuguese government is gearing up to build a new airport on the country's most important wetland - the Tagus Estuary. The area...

 
 
 



Bayern Munich boss Hansi Flick sends message to Liverpool transfer target Thiago

Bayern Munich boss Hansi Flick sends message to Liverpool transfer target Thiago

Hansi Flick wants Liverpool transfer target Thiago to remain at Bayern Munich Bayern Munich head coach Hansi Flick is hopeful Thiago Alcantara will remain with the Bundesliga... Read more ...

Isis supporter smiles as she's jailed for life for plot to blow up St Paul's

Isis supporter smiles as she's jailed for life for plot to blow up St Paul's

Safiyya Shaikh was jailed for at least 14 years at the Old Bailey A would-be suicide bomber who plotted a terror attack at St Paul's Cathedral has been jailed for at least 14... Read more ...

PSNI deny Mary Lou McDonald claim that force involved in planning of Bobby...

PSNI deny Mary Lou McDonald claim that force involved in planning of Bobby Storey funeral

The PSNI has denied claims by Sinn Fein president Mary Lou McDonald that the force was involved in the planning of the funeral for IRA veteran Bobby Storey. Read more ...

Terror charges are dropped against ex-British Army soldier who went to Syria...

Terror charges are dropped against ex-British Army soldier who went to Syria to fight against ISIS

Former paratrooper Daniel Burke , 33, from Manchester, had been in custody since December when he was detained in a port stop. Read more ...

Almost 20,000 people have died in care homes with Covid-19

Almost 20,000 people have died in care homes with Covid-19

This morning, Boris Johnson was asked if an earlier lockdown could have prevented more care home deaths - saying "we will have to go back and look at the whole issue of what... Read more ...

Lewis Hamilton sees Red Bull 'raise questions' as Mercedes star uses DAS at...

Lewis Hamilton sees Red Bull 'raise questions' as Mercedes star uses DAS at Austrian GP

Lewis Hamilton was seen utilising the Dual Axis-Steering system in Free Practice 1 at the Red Bull Ring. Read more ...

Boris Johnson insists he respects Michel Barnier amid Brexit talks stalemate

Boris Johnson insists he respects Michel Barnier amid Brexit talks stalemate

The Prime Minister was forced to say he is not disrespectful towards the EU's chief negotiator Read more ...

Khabib Nurmagomedov's father and trainer Abdulmanap dies at the age of 57

Khabib Nurmagomedov's father and trainer Abdulmanap dies at the age of 57

Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov has sadly passed away after a long battle with illness. Read more ...

Templegate's Horse Racing Tips: Epsom Derby live on ITV - betting preview...

Templegate's Horse Racing Tips: Epsom Derby live on ITV - betting preview for TODAY's racing

EPSOM 1.50 TWAASOL made an impressive start to his career when winning what looked a good race at Windsor 18 days ago. He wasn't helped by being carried across the track as he... Read more ...

Hans Christian Andersen's Little Mermaid statue vandalised with 'racist...

Hans Christian Andersen's Little Mermaid statue vandalised with 'racist fish' graffiti

The Copenhagen statue of Hans Christian Andersen's The Little Mermaid has been vandalised, with the phrase "racist fish" scrawled on its stone base in the Danish capital's harbour. Read more ...