Conference 'Driving better implementation in our cities & regions – a key element of the 7th Environment Action Programme', organised by the CoR and the European Commission.

Location: Brussels

Contact person
ENVE Commission
Committee of the Regions
Rue Belliard 101
B-1040 Brussels
Tel. +32 (0)2 282 21 16
Fax +32 (0)2 282 21 33

The event will feature a high-level roundtable with Commissioner Janez Potocnik; CoR Vice-President Mercedes Bresso; Jo Leinen, Member of the European Parliament and rapporteur on the review of the 6th EAP & the setting of priorities for the 7th EAP; Erminia Mazzoni, Chair of the European Parliament Committee on Petitions; and Paul Lemass, from the incoming Irish EU Presidency.

This conference is timed to coincide with work on the 7th EAP. The CoR is currently drafting the attached Opinion on this matter, to be adopted at its Plenary Session on 29-30 November 2012.

This event will also mark the launch by Commissioner Potocnik and CoR Vice-President Bresso, of the Technical Platform for Cooperation on the Environment.