EMLA is a non-profit non-governmental organization working in environmental law and environmental management on national, European and international levels. The main activities of EMLA are public interest environmental legal advice and litigation, environmental legal research, consulting and education, and carrying out of environmental management projects. EMLA is a founding member of Justice and Environment and The Access Initiative in addition to being a member of the European Environmental Bureau and the Nuclear Transparency Watch. The EMLA Foundation established by the EMLA Association is active in environmental education.

Environmental Legal Expertise

Via environmental legal expertise we provide professional assistance to municipalities in their environment related legislative and implementation tasks.


Environmental Democracy

EMLA has been working on strengthening the environmental democracy in a systematic manner in Hungary between 2014 and 2016 by enforcement actions of the civil sector and the general public funded by the NGO Fund of the EEA/Norway Grants.





Justice and Environment