INSPIRE Knowledge Base

EEN

Description
Organisation: 
European Public Health Alliance - Environment Network
Acronym: 
EEN
Details
Mission and Objectives: 
What we aim to do: Make European citizens and NGOs more aware of policy changes that can help or hinder progress towards sustainable development Support the participation of citizens in policy making at the European level and represent their concerns Strengthen EU policies in favour of better protection of health and the environment Link significant research findings to recommendations on policy action
Formal Mandate: 
None
Mandate: 
To ensure Health is at the center of EU environmental policy.
Activities: 
Priority issues for 2005 include: Environment and Health Strategy Children’s Environment and Health Access to Information and Public Participationn Health and environmental inequalities Air Quality - Pesticides - Noise - Urban Environment - Chemicals
Membership: 
Environment and Health NGOs both at EU and National level.
Typology: 
Sectorial
Thematic
PROPOSED ROLE IN INSPIRE DEVELOPMENT

Which role(s) do you foresee for the SDIC in INSPIRE development

  • participate in the review process
  • yes
  • contribute to awareness raising and training
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
    Geographic Domain
    Europe
    EU policy
    Societal Sector
    Health and Environment
    Specific Expertise
    Specific Expertise: 
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development
    None