Apr 2018 – Mar 2021
ClientEarth Phase II
Multiple countries – Europe
To support strategic litigation to accelerate Europe’s low carbon transition and secure Europe’s climate leadership by putting it on a path to net zero carbon emissions by 2030.
$15,000,000 Grant Value
$750,000 evaluation budget
Bloomberg Philanthropies via ECF
Becoming Paris-compatible in Europe means phasing
out coal by 2030, accelerating the wider transition to clean energy,
mobilising investment and reforming the financial system.
Strong enforcement of existing laws and regulations is essential to underpin the legal and political framework needed to deliver existing commitments under the Paris agreement, as well as increasing ambition over time.
grant aims to secure legal victories that force governments, businesses and
investors to comply with obligations to reduce emissions.