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  • Hungary: start of a first eco-innovation strategy

    29/01/13

    Hungary: start of a first eco-innovation strategy
    The Hungarian government adopted the National Environmental Technology Innovation Strategy (NETIS) at the end of 2011 as its framework for eco-innovation within the Hungarian National Reform Programme. This National Reform Programme is Hungary's contribution to Europe 2020 – the European Union's overarching programme for smart, sustainable and inclusive economic growth.

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  • Budapest ETAP forum focuses on emerging environmental technologies

    28/07/11

    Budapest ETAP forum focuses on emerging environmental technologies
    The 5th Forum on Eco-Innovation, held in Budapest, Hungary on 16 October 2008, explored emerging environmental technologies in the fields of recycling, waste and bio-based products.

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  • Hungarian development plan addresses environmental issues

    28/07/11

    Hungarian development plan addresses environmental issues
    The Hungarian National Development Agency has sent a series of major environmental projects to the European Commission for approval under new EU Structural Fund regulations.

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  • Eco-innovation struggles to gain a foothold in Hungary

    28/07/11

    Eco-innovation struggles to gain a foothold in Hungary
    Low interest in environmental issues from citizens and business lies behind a lack of political will and a fragmented approach to green technologies hampering eco-innovation in Hungary.

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