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Discover how EU environmental strategies and action plans contribute to the objectives of the European Green Deal.

Law and governance

Learn about EU environmental governance, and law and its implementation.


Find funding, grants and tenders to support EU environmental priorities.


See how the EU cooperates with international partners on environmental issues.



EU action to improve air quality and reduce air pollution.


EU action to ensure chemicals are safe, for health and the environment.

Circular economy

The EU’s transition to a circular economy to make Europe cleaner and more competitive.


EU action to reduce environmental noise pollution.


EU action on plastic production and pollution to contribute to a circular economy.


EU action on water issues, to protect water resources.

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Conferences and summits

EU Clean Air Forum

  • 18 - 19 November 2021
  • Madrid, Spain
  • Live streaming available


General publications | | Directorate-General for Environment

Level(s) is a European framework to help built-environment sector professionals assess and monitor the sustainability performance of buildings. If you operate an assessment or certification scheme in the European Union, this publication can help you understand how Level(s) complements your work.

Factsheet | | Directorate-General for Environment

In our second edition, we interview policymakers, construction experts, and practitioners to understand how embracing Level(s) can help them to integrate the concept of whole life carbon into building projects.



On the Green Track will be the next EU campaign for young people on nature and biodiversity protection

EU Green Week

EU Green Week is the key event in the EU environment policy calendar.

Pollinator Park

A beautiful virtual reality experience about the ugly future we face without pollinators.