Friends of the Earth v. UK Export Finance
Jurisdiction: High Court of Justice, Queen's Bench Division
Principle law(s): Climate Change Act
Side A: Friends of the Earth (Ngo)
Side B: UK Export Finance (Government)
In April 2021, the High Court granted Friends of the Earth permission to move forward with the case on the basis of the first and second grounds.
Related laws and policies
The Act provides a long-term framework to improve carbon management, to help the transition to a low carbon economy, encourage investment in low carbon goods and provide an international signal. The Act establishes a legally binding target for the UK to bring all greenhouse gas emissions to net z...