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Dutch government sued for climate action failure
Photo Credit: Urgenda, Netherlands
Landmark Dutch Lawsuit: The Urgenda Climate Case
The Urgenda Foundation has filed a lawsuit against the Dutch Government for not taking sufficient measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that cause dangerous climate change. The Urgenda Climate Case is the first case in Europe in which citizens attempt to hold a state responsible for its potentially devastating inaction.
~ The Urgenda Foundation, Netherlands