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Court Convicts French State for Failure to Address Climate Change

Wednesday, February 3, 2021


Four French environmental organisations, Oxfam France, Notre Affaire à tous, Fondation pour la Nature et l’Homme and Greenpeace France, took the French state to court for its failure to fulfil its commitments under the Paris climate accord -- and won! A Guardian article from Feb 3rd, 2021 reports on the case. The Tribune Administratif de Paris, giving the official report, calls it L' Affaire du Siècle (The case of the century). 

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