- January 27, 2024
Landmark Legal Victory: Greenpeace Nordic and Natur og Ungdom Invalidate Approvals for Norwegian North Sea Oil and Gas Fields"
Greenpeace Nordic and Natur og Ungdom successfully challenged the Norwegian State's approvals of three North Sea oil and gas fields, with the Oslo District Court deeming them invalid. The court highlighted violations of the Norwegian Constitution, European Economic Area law, and international human rights commitments, emphasizing the catastrophic global climate impact and procedural flaws in the approval process. The ruling sets a significant precedent for climate lawsuits worldwide.CONTINUE READING ON: friendsoftheearth.eu