Environment

EU Institutions

• European Commission, Directorate-General for Environment

• European Parliament, Committee for Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (website until 2007)

European Environment Agency (Copenhagen)

EIONET (European Environment Information and Observation Network)

Institute for Environment and Sustainability (IES) (Joint Research Centre, Ispra/Italien)

European Union Network for the Implementation and Enforcement of Environmental Law (IMPEL)

EU Policy at a Glance

EU Policy by topic

• European Union: Environment ; Climate Action

• European Commission: Environment ; Climate Action

 

EU Legislation

• Legislation in force: Environment

• Summary of EU Legislation: Environment and Climate Change

European Environmental Law Homepage (Asser Institute)

Guide to the approximation of European Union Environmental Legislation (archieved Website)

Environmental Assessment

Publications: Reports, Documents, Journals, Glossary

Green and White Papers

Green Paper from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: Adapting to climate change in Europe – options for EU action (COM/2007/0354 final, June 2007)

Green Paper on better ship dismantling (COM/2007/0269 final, May 2007)

Green Paper on market-based instruments for environment and related policy purposes (COM/2007/0140 final, March 2007)

Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: Towards a future Maritime Policy for the Union: A European Vision for the Oceans and Seas [Vol. 1]; Green Paper [Vol. 2 - Annex]. (COM/2006/0275 final, June 2006)

Green Paper on integrated product policy (COM/2001/0068 final, February 2001)

Green Paper: Environmental issues of PVC (COM/2000/0469 final, July 2000)

Communication from the Commission - Energy for the Future: Renewable Sources of Energy - Green Paper for a Community Strategy (COM/1996/0576 final, November 1996)

Green Paper on future noise policy (COM/1996/0540 final, November 1996)

Communication from the Commission to the Council and Parliament and the Economic and Social Committee: Green Paper on remedying environmental damage (COM/1993/0047 final, May 1993)

Green Paper on the impact of transport on the environment - A Community strategy for "sustainable mobility" (COM/1992/0046 final, February 1992)

White Paper: Strategy for a future Chemicals Policy (COM/2001/0088 final, February 2001)

White Paper on environmental liability (COM/2000/0066 final, February 2000)

Communication from the Commission - Energy for the Future: Renewable Sources of Energy - White Paper for a Community Strategy and Action Plan (COM/1997/0599 final, November 1997)

 

Reports and Studies

• European Environment Agency: Publications ; Public Document Register

Reports on in Wildlife Trade

• European Union Network for the Implementation and Enforcement of
   Environmental Law (IMPEL): Publications

• European Commission, Directorate-General Climate Action: Publications

 

Journals

Journals and periodicals in the EDC-Library

Online-Journals of the EU

Euronatur-Info (European Nature Heritage Fund, D)

ECNC Update (European Centre for Nature Conservation, NL)

 

Glossary

• European Environment Agency: Multilingual Environmental Glossary

Databases and Statistics

Databases

• Databases: Environment

EDC-Library

ECLAS (Library Catalogue of the European Commission)

Press Releases Database (Press and Communication Service of the European Commission)

• EDC-ArchiDok - Full texts on the topic: Environment, Natural Resources

 

Statistics

• Statistical Office of the EU (Eurostat):
   News Releases, Data and Fulltexts on Environment and Energy

• European Environmental Agency: Statistical Information

Speeches, Press Releases, News Feeds

Speeches

• European Commission, Directorate-General for Environment:
   Potočnic (2010-2014) ; Dimas (2004-2009) ; Wallström (1999-2004)

European Environment Agency

 

Press Releases

• European Commission, Directorate-General for Environment

European Environment Agency

 

News Feeds (RSS)

EU Newsroom (Environment, Consumers and Health)

• European Parliament, Committee for Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

European Environment Agency (Copenhagen)

EIONET (European Environment Information and Observation Network)

Institute for Environment and Sustainability (IES) (Joint Research Centre, Ispra/Italy)

Programmes and Tenders

Other Internet Resources

European Environmental Bureau (Brussels)

Best Environmental Directories (Centre for Economic and Social Studies on the Environment
   (CESSE), Brussels; last Update: 15.04.2013)

The Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (Szentendre, Hungary)

EURONATUR (European Natural Heritage Fund (Radolfzell, Germany))

WindEurope (European Wind Energy Association, Brussels)

ICP Forests (International Co-operative Programme on Assessment and
   Monitoring of Air Pollution Effects on Forests  operating under UNECE)