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REC receives special message from EC Commissioner for the Environment
June 24, 2010

REC receives special message from EC Commissioner for the Environment

What follows is the text of a special video message from European Commissioner for the Environment Janez Potocnik, on the occasion of the 20th Anniversary celebration of the REC: "Ladies and gentlemen, I'm sorry I can't be with you today to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the REC. I can at least send you this message with my congratulations. "Fundamentally, we...

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REC celebrates 20th Anniversary
June 18, 2010

REC celebrates 20th Anniversary

On Friday, June 18, the Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC) celebrated its 20th Anniversary as an international organisation. On the occasion of the REC's 20th Anniversary, REC Charter Signatories adopted a declaration in which they honoured the REC's foundation, its work throughout the region and its viability as an independent...

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Italian and Hungarian businesses partner to reduce CO2 emissions
June 11, 2010

Italian and Hungarian businesses partner to reduce CO2 emissions

A direct link now connects top Italian and Hungarian businesses committed to containing CO2 emissions within established international limits. This is what emerged as a common thread from last week's 'Solutions for a Low Carbon Future' roundtable, which took place in Budapest during the RENEXPO Fair, organised by the Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern...

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REC 'Bike to Work' team posts big result
May 28, 2010

REC 'Bike to Work' team posts big result

The REC finished in the top 3 percent in the recently concluded Hungary-wide 'Bike to Work' contest (Bringazz a Munkaba!). Despite getting started a week late, the REC's five-member squad pedaled a total of 1,162 kilometres during the contest period, March 29 to April 30. As a result, Team REC placed 144th among the 5,500 registered medium-sized companies. By riding bikes...

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ENVSEC responds to environment and security challenges
May 6, 2010

ENVSEC responds to environment and security challenges

The Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC) has been an active participant in the Environment and Security Initiative (ENVSEC) since 2006. Thus far, REC contributions to ENVSEC include overall strategy development, project management, and communications and networking activities. After chairing the ENVSEC Initiative in 2008, the REC now assumes...

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Boo who?
April 30, 2010

Boo who?

Energy Issues are child's play with new European animation series 'My Friend Boo' 

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