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Other Relevant Documents

This is a collection of documents which have been produced by other organisations and are of significance regarding environmental governance.

General

Barriers to Implementation of Environmental Policies at the Local Level in China 2014

Available in English language only

World bank Policy Research Working Paper 7016 considering issues affecting environmental policy implementation at the local level in China.

Roots of Democracy and Sustainable Development - Europe's Engagement with Civil Society 2012

Available in English language only

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee of the Regions: The roots of democracy and sustainable development: Europe's engagement with Civil Society in external relations. COM(2012) 492 final, Brussels, 12.9.2012.

WRI - Environmental Democracy Index - Assessment of Rights 2015

Available in Chinese language only

An informative brochure about the Environmental Democracy Index, the first online platform for the general public to track the level of national legislation in promoting information disclosure, access to justice and public participation in environmental decision-making and other aspects.

Air

Exposure to Air Pollution and Daily Mortality in China 2010

Available in English language only

Research report no.154 by HEI (Health Effects Institution) and PAPA (Public Health and Air Pollution in Asia): Coordinated studies of short term exposure to air pollution and daily mortality in four cities: Shanghai, Wuhan, Bangkok and Hong Kong.

Small Particles, Big Breakthrough - Urban AQ Info Transparency Index 2012

Report by IPE (The Institute of Public & Environmental Affairs).

The Struggle for Air Quality in London since 1952 (2002)

Available in English language only

A report produced by the Greater London Authority depicting the air quality crisis of 1952 and the measures taken since then for air pollution control.

Water

Regulation for Water Quality Management - Handbook on EU Principles and Practice 2012

Technical Report T-069 by the EU – China River Basin Management Programme (RBMP), a programme in cooperation with the Chinese Ministry of Water Resources and Ministry of Environmental Protection.

Ecological and Biological Monitoring Handbook - European Water Framework Directive Guidance and Method 2012

Technical Report 061 by the EU – China River Basin Management Programme (RBMP), a programme in cooperation with the Chinese Ministry of Water Resources and Ministry of Environmental Protection.

EC Water Framework Directive Handbook 2008

Chinese translation by EU-China River Basin Management Programme (EU-China RBMP)

A handbook of implementation procedures for the Water Framework Directive as applicable to China

Safety and Health

Seveso III Directive - Summary of Articles (Bilingual)

By the EU-China project on Occupational Safety and Health in High Risk Sectors (EUCOSH)

A table with brief one-sentence summary of the meaning of each of the articles under the Seveso Directive III

Dangerous Substances - Post Seveso

Translated by the EU-China project on Occupational Safety and Health in High Risk Sectors (EUCOSH)

European commission directive 96_82_EC

Chemical Agents

Translated by the EU-China project on Occupational Safety and Health in High Risk Sectors (EUCOSH)

European commission directive 98_24_EC