'People's Climate Case' involving Fijian family dismissed

A Fijian family involved in an international climate case has been told they have no right to go to court to challenge the EU's climate target. 

They're among ten families from around the world suing European authorities over the inadequacy of the target.

The European General Court has dismissed the People's Climate Case, as it has been dubbed, on procedural grounds.

The families involved in the case, with the backing of German charity Protect the Planet, come from Portugal, Germany, France, Italy, Romania, Kenya and Fiji.

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