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Older Swiss women just set a global legal precedent for challenging their nation’s climate change policy

By Aoife Daly, Professor of Law, University College Cork
The European Court of Human Rights has issued a groundbreaking ruling in a case between a group of Swiss women and their government. It found that Switzerland is in violation of the European convention on human rights for failing in its duties to combat climate change. The court also set out a path for organisations to bring further cases.

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