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Story The 2003 Environment Policy Review now published by the European Commission

First Environment Policy Review highlights need to speed up reforms to better protect the environment and promote sustainable development. The European Commission on 3.12.2003 adopted its first Environment Policy Review on developments since 2001, highlighting current priority issues in the EU and national environmental policies. The Review emphasises the need to speed up reforms to improve the state of the environment both in Europe and internationally. The key message is the necessity to achieve a decoupling of economic growth from environmental pressures in line with sustainable development. The press release can be found at: http://europa.eu.int/rapid/start/cgi/guesten.ksh?p_action.gettxt=gt&doc=IP/03/1648|0|RAPID&lg=EN&display=
Release date 05/12/2003
Contributor Ulla Pinborg
Concerned URL http://europa.eu.int/comm/environment/industry/com2003_745_en.pdf|http://biodiversity-chm.eea.eu.int/convention/cbd_ec/F1067953781