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Climate change 26-10-2005

EU sea protection strategy fails to impress

The Commission proposes EU nations draw up national programmes to keep European seas clean, safe from oil spills and healthy. Environmental groups say the strategy is "inadequate" and call for binding EU measures.

EU to chart comprehensive sea and coastland policy

The Commission is launching consultations for an all-encompassing approach to maritime and coastland policy aimed at developing sustainable economic activity. Sectors concerned include fisheries, tourism, energy and transport.
Transport 08-07-2003

Ministers back Trans-European Transport projects; no decision on financing

On 5-6 July, the 28 European ministers of transport met in Naples for an informal Council to discuss the Van Miert report on the Trans-European Transport Network.