Paris 2022 Def

 

EUFJE held its 19th annual conference at the Council of State of France in Paris on 24 and 25 October 2022.

The theme of the conference was Climate law and litigation

You can find the program here.

 

The program included speakers from the European Commission, the European Environment Agency, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment of the London School of Economics and Political Science and national climate change case law presentations.

 EUFJE and Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment developed a questionnaire (EN) for EUFJE judges  to understand what developments were occurring in climate litigation in Europe.

 

Grantham Research Institute drafted a summary report on Climate litigation in Europe.

 

Both days of the conference were recorded

and can be watched here:


24 October 2022

morning afternoon


25 October 2022

morning


 National reports

Albania

Belgium

Bulgaria

Denmark

Estonia

Finland

France

Germany

Greece

Italy A Italy B

Latvia

Norway

Poland

Portugal

Romania

Serbia

Sweden

UK

Ukraine

USA

 

Presentations

Blaz Kurnik, What science tells us

Christina Voigt, Recent developments at global level

Isobel Findlay, EU climate change objectives and EU Climate law & legal instruments to implement EU Climate Policy

Divya Chawla Jindal, Climate litigation study and judicial training programme

C. Higham & H. Narullah, Findings of the questionnaire and summary report

Ian Dove, UK Net Zero case

K. Van den berg, The Urgenda Case

F. Clarke, Friends of the Irish Environment v. Ireland

R. Noer, Nature & Youth and Greenpeace Nordic v. Government of Norway

L. Alwin, Milieudefensie et. al. v. Royal Dutch Shell plc

F. Bouquelle, The Klimaatzaak in Belgium

N. Kobylarz, Relevant case law of the ECtHR

K. Herzmann, Climate decision Federal Constitutional Court Germany