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  • 07 Dec 2018

    Shining the spotlight on the biodiversity crisis – a new global deal for nature

    On 17 November 2018 the UN Biodiversity Conference opened in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt and marks 25 yea...

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  • 15 Nov 2018

    Sounding the climate change alarm – exploring the IPCC report and responses

    On 8 October 2018 the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its much-anticipated...

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  • 05 Jul 2018

    Legal challenge to Heathrow third runway prepares for take-off

    On 5 June 2018, the government published its final Airports National Policy Statement (NPS). The NPS...

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  • 19 Mar 2018

    Woodlings evicted

    When ELF was approached by the Friends of George Street Woods, last year, they had a fantastic story...

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  • 19 Mar 2018

    Vulnerable social housing tenants represented at proposed Farringdon hotel public inquiry

    When ELF was approached by a residents association in Farringdon which represents vulnerable social ...

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  • 12 Mar 2018

    FOE Complaint That The Brexit Bill May Breach The Aarhus Convention Is Admissible

    Last month, the UN-backed Aarhus Convention Compliance Committee (‘the Committee’) found admissi...

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  • 12 Mar 2018

    Coming Soon? An Environmental Rights Centre For Scotland

    Dr Ben Christman fills us in on his research in Scotland The history of ‘public interest environme...

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  • 31 Oct 2017

    Clarifying The New Environmental Costs Rules?

    Emma Lui reflects on the recent court challenge to the costs rules in environmental cases. Last mont...

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  • 12 Sep 2017

    Costs Rules Changes Lead To Alternative Approaches To Access Environmental Justice

    ELF’s Emma Montlake considers some immediate effects of the recent costs rules changes ELF is alre...

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  • 24 Jul 2017

    Training On Environmental Justice For BME Communities

    Emma Montlake reflects on a recent ELF training session for university students In June ELF organise...

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