Published Thursday, 27 November 2014

The Manual: Chapter 1 - Policy framework 

This publication forms a section of the Manual of European Environmental Policy, published by IEEP in 2012. In this chapter, the reader is introduced to European environmental policy and the relationship between EU and national policy is outlined. This is followed by an introduction to EU institutions and agencies to show how they operate in the context of EU policy. The chapter also considers the development of treaties and strategies and their implementation.