Institution: EU Funds
Mainstreaming sustainable development - Policy info-kit for EU funds programming
Policy comments | April 30, 2014 | Download PDF
During the Cohesion Policy programming process, we have observed that environmental sustainability is not being appropriately included in the Operational Programmes and Partnership Agreements. This info-kit for those involved in the programming therefore offers suggestions for environmental and climate mainstreaming measures.
In its response, the European Commission acknowledges the lack of environmental mainstreaming in some countries and promises to act on those in the negotiations with the Member States. The response can be downloaded as pdf.