Environment & green economy
Environment and ecosystem management are key to ensuring urban and rural development and progress towards the achievement of the MDGs. Poor communities directly depend on natural resources for their livelihood and are the most vulnerable to a degraded environment, natural disasters and are the first to suffer from polluted air, water and soil. Sound natural resource use is at the core of effective strategies to strengthen resilience to climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
The European Union has developed a training programme to improve the effectiveness of its interventions where the environment and climate chan
The European Commission launches its tutorial video on ‘Rio markers’, a motion graphic film illustrating the procedure to measure, monitor and report on environment and climate-relevant financial support to developing countries.
A Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) is a systematic process for evaluating the environmental implications of a proposed policy, plan or programme and provides means for looking at cumulative effects and appropriately address them at the earliest stage of decision making al
The Strategic Environmental Assessment describes, identifies and assesses the likely significant impacts and implications of the implementation of the Sea Defence Sector Programme and Sector Policy Framework. In short, this Strategic Environmental Assessment provides:
The sustainable use of halophytes has multiple purposes as stimulating productive ecosystems and regreening degraded areas. Planting halophytes in saline soils has environmental potential for protection and conservation of ecosystems (e.g., improvement of soil structure and fertility, habitat for
The 3rd edition of SwitchMed Connect will bring together m
The EC Horizon 2020 funded TRANSrisk project invites you to one of our final dissemination events, “Paris in Practice: Understanding the Risks and Uncertainties”, in Brussels on the 6th November.
Hi again Catherine,
The issue should be solved now. The documents are also available in the group library. Thank you for your interest in these documents, regards,