FIE has joined with more than 12 other European ENGOs in appealing to the Aarhus Convention's Compliance Committee the fact that the European Courts has blocked all access to justice for individuals and NGOs in environmental matters. The European Courts have interpreted the criteria so narrowly that individuals and NGOs have in every case been refused standing to challenge EC institutions' decisions, exempting these decisions from public scrutiny before the Courts.    Read the submission.
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