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Title: Workshop for experts on compliance and enforcement of legislation in the Mediterranean for control of pollution resulting from land-based sources and activities : report on a joint WHO/UNEP meeting, Athens, Greece 16-18 March 1999
Authors: World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe
Issue Date: 2000
Publisher: Copenhagen : WHO Regional Office for Europe
Language: English
Abstract: The main scope of the Workshop was to assess the legislative background, administrative structure and characteristics of the permitting process, compliance practices and organization of enforcement within the framework of compliance and enforcement of legislation, including the health-related aspects. Experts in the field of compliance and enforcement from 19 Mediterranean countries, presented their national frameworks as they are related to the inspectorate system for the control of pollution resulting from land-based sources and activities. In addition, key issue speeches by invited lecturers were given in order to provide a wider view of the subject. Following discussion of the issues presented, a decision was made to establish an informal network within the Mediterranean Action Plan where similar issues could be discussed and views exchanged and, upon request, assistance would be provided to countries on various matters, including capacity-building
Description: EURO; ONLINE
EUR/ICP/EHCO 05 01 01
15 p.
Subject: Water Pollution
Environmental Monitoring
Legislation, Health
Mediterranean Sea
Context: prevention and control legislation
metadata.dc.subject.other: Environment and Public Health
Gov't Doc #: EUR/ICP/EHCO 05 01 01
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