Decision No 1386/2013/EU on a General Union Environment Action Programme to 2020 â€˜Living well, within the limits of our planet'
The Decision no 1386/2013/EU sets up the General Union Environment Action Programme to 2020 â€˜Living well, within the limits of our planet'. It adopts the '7th Environment Action programme' or â€˜7th EAP'. The priority objectives of the 7th EAP are: (a) to protect, conserve and enhance the Union's natural capital; (b) to turn the Union into a resource-efficient, green and competitive low-carbon economy; (c) to safeguard the Union's citizens from environment-related pressures and risks to health and well-being; (d) to maximise the benefits of Union environment legislation by improving implementation; (e) to improve the knowledge and evidence base for Union environment policy; (f) to secure investment for environment and climate policy and address environmental externalities; (g) to improve environmental integration and policy coherence; (h) to enhance the sustainability of the Union's cities; (i) to increase the Union's effectiveness in addressing interÂ national environmental and climate-related challenges.
Reducing by 2050 GHG emissions by 80�95���% by 2050 against a 1990 baseline