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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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A royal treat
March 24, 2010

A royal treat

Thursday, March 18, was a very special day for the REC, as His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales and Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall paid a visit to the REC Headquarters in Szentendre. The visit was arranged in conjunction with the REC's 20th Anniversary and His Royal Highness's participation later that afternoon at a business roundtable in Budapest, arranged...

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Strength in numbers
March 8, 2010

Strength in numbers

One week into a difficult fortnight of international negotiations in Copenhagen last December, the LG Action project COP 15 media update reflected the interest of local governments in playing an increasingly vital role in attempts to achieve real breakthroughs in tackling climate change. However, no matter how concerted and innovative their efforts to meet environmental...

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March 5, 2010

Parma hosts 5th Intergovernmental Environment and Health Conference

  More then five years have passed since the Fourth Environment and Health Ministerial Conference was held in Budapest. As a result of important Budapest efforts and subsequent results, World Health Organization (WHO) European region member states have focused on implementing conference recommendations as contained in both the Budapest Conference Declaration and Children's...

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