European Environment Agency

Founding Year: 1993

Staff: 200

Budget:  € 54.5m

Hans Bruyninckx (Executive Director)

Is a EU agency composed of 33 countries working together to provide “timely, targeted, relevant and reliable information” on the environment to policymakers and the general public. EEA aims to contribute to the improvement of Europe’s environment by supporting “sustainable development, environmental management processes, environmental policymaking and assessment” as well as encouraging citizen participation.

Work areas:

  • Air & Climate
  • Nature
  • Sustainability & Well-being
  • Economic Sectors




European Environment Agency contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

  Organization Type

  Geographic Foci


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