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Report from Conference on Smart Enforcement

Report from Conference on Smart Enforcement

On November 3, 2014 the European Union Action to Fight Environmental Crime (EFFACE) and the Flemish High Enforcement Council for the Environment (VHRM) organised a conference on smart enforcement. A...

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in Europe & Central Asia, Good Governance, INECE Secretariat, News | 0 commentsRead More

High Impact Forum on Best Practices for EIA and Enforcement Concludes in the Dominican Republic

High Impact Forum on Best Practices for EIA and Enforcement Concludes in the Dominican Republic

The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources of the Dominican Republic recently hosted a Forum for Best Practices for Environmental Impact Assessment, Permitting Procedures, and Enforcement...

Posted by on Nov 18, 2014 in INECE Secretariat, News | 0 commentsRead More

New Call for Papers: Innovating environmental compliance assurance

New Call for Papers: Innovating environmental compliance assurance

As part of the Next Generation Compliance series, Erasmus University announces its upcoming conference, Innovating Environmental Compliance Assurance: Novel Insights and Approaches from Social...

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014 in Good Governance, INECE Secretariat, News, Regions, Topics | 0 commentsRead More

South American Enforcement & Compliance Network Holds 2nd Meeting

South American Enforcement & Compliance Network Holds 2nd Meeting

La Red Sudamericana de Fiscalización y Cumplimiento Ambiental (the South American Network for Environmental Compliance and Enforcement) is holding its second meeting in Lima, Peru, on 4-6 November...

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 in Americas, INECE Secretariat, News, Regions, South America | 0 commentsRead More

Themis Network: a new phase is starting!

Themis Network: a new phase is starting!

The Regional Environmental Center is happy to announce that Phase II of the Themis Network just started on 1 October 2014 and will last until 2017. The second phase, like the first, is made possible...

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in Europe & Central Asia, INECE Secretariat, News, Regions | 0 commentsRead More

Enforcing the laws of the land

A contributor submission to The Hill, a Washington, D.C. based newspaper focusing on the U.S. Congress, business and lobbying, political campaigns and events on Capitol Hill, argues that,...

Posted by on Oct 14, 2014 in Americas, News | 0 commentsRead More

Costco agrees to $2.3M settlement with EPA over refrigerant leaks

from the Department of Justice press release: Costco, one of the largest U.S.-based retail stores, will pay a $335,000 fine and spend about $2 million over three years to fix refrigerant leaks and...

Posted by on Sep 4, 2014 in Chemicals, INECE Secretariat, News | 0 commentsRead More

Two Workshops Build Capacity for Stopping Illegal Waste Shipments in Ghana

The International Network for Environmental Compliance and Enforcement (INECE) convened two Workshops on Controlling Environmentally Regulated Substances at Seaports in Tema, Ghana, for Customs,...

Posted by on Sep 2, 2014 in Africa, Capacity Building, INECE Secretariat, News, Seaports | 0 commentsRead More

Australian Government Research into Transnational Environmental Crime Concludes

Australian Government Research into Transnational Environmental Crime Concludes

14 July 2014 marked the end of the Australian Government’s three-year contribution to the research project into transnational environmental crime (TEC). This research operated under the auspice of...

Posted by on Jul 31, 2014 in Asia & the Pacific, Biodiversity, Good Governance, INECE Secretariat, News, Regions | 0 commentsRead More

IMPEL: European countries continue to tackle illegal waste shipments together

IMPEL: European countries continue to tackle illegal waste shipments together

A new press release from IMPEL highlights the findings of a report on work to improve inspections of trans-frontier shipments of waste. The project,  Enforcement Actions III, encouraged best...

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