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New European topic centres

At its meeting on 29 November 2000, the Management Board of the Agency appointed four organisations to lead new European Topic Centres (ETCs) in 2001.

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On the eve of enlargement of the EEA:

Today, the Management Board held its fifth and last annual meeting with top executives from candidate countries in central and eastern Europe and the Mediterranean area. From next year (provided ratification procedures are completed by then) the Agency will have 13 new members, making a total of 31 countries.

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The Agency referees The BET between European youth and Environment Commissioner Margot Wallström

Today in The Hague, participants in the European Youth Campaign, "The BET", have betted with Environment Commissioner Margot Wallström that they can save 8% of CO2 emissions in at least 88 schools in at least 8 different European countries in the coming 8 months. In total they must save at least 8.000.000 kilograms of CO2. The European Environment Agency has agreed to act as referee for the BET

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New report: Is the EU on target to meet its climate change commitments?

A new report from the European Environment Agency, European Community and Member States greenhouse gas emission trends 1990-1998, evaluates progress towards meeting commitments under the Climate Change Convention and Kyoto Protocol.

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