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Profile of registrant

The Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe

Identification number in the register: 58520635294-70
Registration date: 14/02/11 14:29:50

The information on this organisation was last modified on 20/02/14 11:36:58
The date of the last annual update was 20/02/14 11:36:58


Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: The Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe
Acronym: REC
Legal status: public body/international organization
Website address: http://www.rec.org/

Sections

Section: VI - Organisations representing local, regional and municipal authorities, other public or mixed entities, etc.
and more precisely: Other public or mixed entities, etc.

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mrs  Marta Bonifert Szigeti
Position: Executive Director

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Kenty Richardson
Position: Director for International Relations

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 9-11 Ady Endre 
Szentendre 2000
HUNGARY
Telephone number: (+3626) 504000
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: Ms. Gordana Kozhuharova
Regional Director for South and Eastern Europe
The Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe
Ady Endre út 9-11, 2000 Szentendre, Hungary
Tel.:+36 26 504000
Fax +36 26 311 294
e-mail: GKozhuharova@rec.org

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: The Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC) is an international organisation with a mission to assist in solving environmental problems. The Center fulfils this mission by promoting cooperation among governments, non-governmental organisations, businesses and other environmental stakeholders, and by supporting the free exchange of information and public participation in environmental decision making.

The REC was established in 1990 by the United States, the European Commission and Hungary. Today, the REC is legally based on a Charter signed by the governments of 30 countries and the European Commission. The REC has its head office in Szentendre, Hungary, and country offices and field offices in 17 beneficiary countries, which are: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Turkey.

The REC actively participates in key global, regional and local processes and contributes to environmental and sustainability solutions within and beyond its country office network, transferring transitional knowledge and experience to countries and regions.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 179
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

Activities

Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:


Policy and decision making processes with the REC membership and its bodies (Signatories of the REC Charter, REC General Assembly and REC Board of Directors).
Project communication with partners (publications, seminars, conferences, websites and other medias) including national, cross-border and regional initiatives.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Climate Action
  • Communication
  • Development
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Enlargement
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Information Society
  • Public Health
  • Regional Policy
  • Transport

Structure

Total number of members that are natural persons: 31
Number of member organisations:
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):
  • AUSTRIA
  • BULGARIA
  • CROATIA
  • CZECH REPUBLIC
  • DENMARK
  • ESTONIA
  • FINLAND
  • GERMANY
  • HUNGARY
  • ITALY
  • LATVIA
  • LITUANIA
  • MALTA
  • NETHERLANDS
  • POLAND
  • ROMANIA
  • SLOVAKIA
  • SLOVENIA
  • SWEDEN
  • UNITED KINGDOM

  • ALBANIA
  • BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA
  • JAPAN
  • MACEDONIA, FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF
  • MONTENEGRO
  • NORWAY
  • SERBIA
  • SWITZERLAND
  • TURKEY
  • UKRAINE
  • UNITED STATES
Complementary information:

Networking

Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.





Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Total budget: 13,817,000
of which public financing: 13,817,000
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants: 13,817,000
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 0
- donations: 0
- contributions from members: 0
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year:
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:


Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.