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Aarhus Convention

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs written question – answered on 25th June 2020.

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Photo of Baroness Whitaker Baroness Whitaker Labour

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they now plan to ratify the Aarhus Convention.

Photo of Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park The Minister of State, Department for International Development, The Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Minister of State

The UK ratified the Aarhus Convention in 2005 and we remain a party in our own right. Our exit from the EU does not change our commitment to respect, protect and fulfil the obligations contained in this important international agreement.

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