Climate rights.

A European court ruled this week that climate protection is a human right, setting a precedent that will reverberate across future lawsuits both in Europe and globally, POLITICO reported.

Interesting outcome from a Swiss case. Experts says the decision will pressure countries to ensure their policies align with the Paris Agreement goal to keep global warming within 1.5 degrees Celsius.

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Anca Gurzu

Chief Europe Correspondent