Title: European Union sustainable development web page 
Resource Type: web links 
Producers or distributor EC 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Web link for product information: http://ec.europa.eu/sustainable/  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Brownfields
Contaminated land-->policy and regulatory
Contaminated land-->Wider impacts / sustainability-->Assessment tools
Contaminated land-->Wider impacts / sustainability-->Economic
Contaminated land-->Wider impacts / sustainability-->Environmental
Contaminated land-->Wider impacts / sustainability-->Social
Contaminated land-->Wider impacts / sustainability-->Sustainable / green remediation
 
Short description: The Renewed EU Sustainable Development Strategy was adopted by the European Council in June 2006. It is an overarching strategy for all EU policies which sets out how we can meet the needs of present generations without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. The Sustainable Development Strategy deals in an integrated way with economic, environmental and social issues and lists the following seven key challenges: Climate change and clean energy Sustainable transport Sustainable consumption and production Conservation and management of natural resources Public health Social inclusion, demography and migration Global poverty This site will give you up to date information about the EU Sustainable Development Strategy and its key challenges, implementation of the strategy, background and what other actors are doing. It will also keep you informed about major events and news about the strategy. 
Link to Organisation(s): EC European Commission
 
Submitted By: Paul Bardos WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 08/05/2008