environmental law counselling and legal representation of public interest
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.Az EMLA alapító tagja a Justice and Environment-nek, a The Access Initiative-nek és tagja a European Environmental Bureau-nak és a Nuclear Transparency Watch-nak. Az Egyesület által létrehozott EMLA Alapítvány a környezeti oktatásban tevékenykedik.
The most comprehensive guide to date on access to environmental justice on the EU level was just published by ClientEarth. The publication that is available at the this link was written by ClientEarth in the EARL project. The EARL project is run jointly by Justice & Environment and CE. Its objective is to raise awareness of legal professionals on access to justice in environmental matters. Within the project, there have already been 5 training sessions held in...
While the body of EU environmental policy and regulation is one of the most advanced and comprehensive in the world, an implementation gap has become evident. Strong legislative and policy frameworks are not providing the results that they should because they are not properly implemented. Experience across EU Member States has shown that relying solely on public authorities to overcome the implementation deficit will not yield the required results. Therefore, active citizens, either acting on their own or via NGOs, are essential to support the actions of authorities.