Part 6a: EU & INTERNATIONAL - Planning Guidance Docs (INT)

Part 6a: EU & INTERNATIONAL - Planning Guidance Docs (INT)


INT01 Agenda 21 (Earth Summit, Rio de Janeiro 1992)

INT02 Kyoto Protocol (United Nations December 1997)

INT03 The Johannesburg Declaration on Sustainable Development (World Summit, United Nations September 2002)

INT04 UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (United Nations March 1994)

Environment & Resources

INT05 European Directive on Strategic Environmental Assessment (2001/42/EC) LEG05

INT06 EU Thematic Strategy for Soil Protection [COM(2006)231]



INT07 The Water Framework Directive (2000/60/EC) (European Union Parliament October 2000)

INT08 EC Directive on the Conservation of Wild Birds (70/409/EEC) (European Union Parliament April 1979)

INT09 EC Habitats Directive - the Conservation of Natural Habitats of Wild Fauna and Flora (92/43/EEC) (European Union Parliament May 1992)

INT10 The Convention of Biological Diversity (United Nations December 1992)

INT11 The Convention of Wetlands of International Importance especially as a Waterfowl Habitat (Ramsar Convention February 1971)

INT12 The European Biodiversity Strategy (European Commission February 1998)

INT13 EC Directive on Ambient Air Quality and Management (The Air Quality Framework Directive) (96/62/EC) (European Commission September 1996)

INT14 EU Environmental Noise Directive (2002/49/EC) (European Commission June 2002)

  • Renewable & Low Carbon Energy

INT15 European Directive: The Promotion of the Use of Energy from Renewable Sources (2009/28/EC) (EU) 

  • Waste

INT16 EU Waste Framework Directive (rWFD) [Directive: 2008/98/EC]

INT17 EU Waste to Landfill Directive (99/31/EC) (European Commission April 1999)