Naar een Europees actierecht voor milieuorganisaties? De wenselijkheid van een handhavingsrol voor milieuorganisaties op Europees niveau beoordeeld aan de hand van Nederlandse en Amerikaanse ervaringen

Translated title of the contribution: Towards European Standing Rights for Environmental NGOs?

Research output: ThesisMaster's Thesis

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This LLM dissertation was published by the Dutch Association for Environmental Law and was awarded with the Piet Gilhuis for the best dissertation from a Dutch university in environmental law (2012-2013). The thesis argues that environmental NGOs should be awarded private enforcement rights under EU law, based upon a critical comparison of the functioning of and experiences with action rights for environmental NGOs in Dutch and American civil procedure laws respectively.
Original languageOther
Awarding Institution
  • Leiden University
Thesis sponsors
Place of PublicationLeiden
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2013


  • environmental NGOs
  • European regulation
  • private enforcement rights
  • European Union
  • EU law

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