Aarhus National Implementation Report 2017

Closed 29 Aug 2017

Opened 15 Aug 2017

Overview

The UK is a Party to the Aarhus Convention, a UNECE treaty which provides for access to information, public participation in decision making and access to justice in environmental matters.

Why We Are Consulting

As part of its obligations under the Convention, the UK is required to produce a National Implementation Report once every three years. This Report covers the procedures and mechanisms facilitating the implementation of the Aarhus Convention, and provides examples of the practical steps being taken to implement the requirements of the Convention in the UK.

We welcome feedback on this text.Please send your comments to Ahmed.Azam@defra.gsi.gov.uk. In your comments, please try to cite paragraph numbers as per the draft text wherever possible.

 

Audiences

  • Charities/Voluntary Organisations

Interests

  • DEFRA Policy