The Environment Working Group is proud to present its 2020 Policy Paper, focusing on how the Commission’s Zero-Pollution Ambition can protect citizens’ health & well-being.
The Environment Working Group is chaired by Tsvetelina Filipova, Lead on Governance and SDGs, Senior Policy Analyst at the Institute for European Environmental Policy (IEEP).
To ensure the health & well-being of all Europeans citizens, EU policies need to address the effects of environmental pollution as well as ecosystem destruction on human health. Large-scale environmental challenges such as climate change, biodiversity loss, water and air pollution, as well as soil degradation have wide-ranging, long-term, and irreversible impacts on human health.
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