Air quality legal battle takes place in the heart of the EU


Date: 6 December 2017. Duration: 6:29

A legal battle is taking place between Brussels, the policymaking capital of the EU, and environmental law firm ClientEarth. Brussels is facing legal challenges over its failure to uphold air-quality laws born in the city and enacted to protect the health of citizens.  Listen in as Senior Correspondent Laurel Henning and Intern Isabella Alves discuss the trial and its links to international policy.

For more insight:

Pollution court case may force Brussels to clear the air (16 November 2017)