EC Work Programme 2018

The 2018 European Commission work programme (ECWP2018) was published on the 24th October and confirms the Commission’s intention to push three overarching themes for the environment next year Sustainable Development, Circular Economy implementation and an initiative on Sustainable Finance.

In its latest 2018 work programme published this week (24/10) the European Commission has signaled a focus on two key issues under its jobs and growth agenda for 2018 - Sustainable Development and the Circular Economy.  On sustainable development, the work programme proposes issue a Reflection Paper "Towards a Sustainable Europe by 2030, on the follow-up to the UN Sustainable Development Goals, including on the Paris Agreement on Climate Change" (non-legislative, Q2 2018)  The refle