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Parliamentary question - P-002200/2021Parliamentary question

Duarte Agostinho climate case pending before the European Court of Human Rights

Priority question for written answer  P-002200/2021/rev.1
to the Commission
Rule 138
Rob Rooken (ECR)

Six young people from Portugal have filed a complaint with the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) against 33 states (application number 39371/20) for failure to adequately address the supposed ‘climate emergency’. The ECtHR is now considering imposing a series of draconian climate measures on these states, which would overrule their democratic policy decisions and destroy their economies.

We understand from press reports that the 33 states concerned are required by the ECtHR to submit their responses to the complaint by 27 May 2021. In the light of this upcoming deadline, we would request that the Commission answer the following questions no later than 17 May 2021:

Last updated: 29 April 2021
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