Foreign Relations

The Czech Republic and the Ministry of the Environment are involved in various international environmental activities. The Czech Republic has established a respected position as an active member in international relations in the area of environmental protection and sustainable development, e.g. in the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP), European Union (EU), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), multilateral and bilateral environmental agreements or bilateral co-operation.

The main goal of the foreign relations of the Ministry is to ensure that the Czech Republic actively participates in formulating realistic global, regional and subregional policy and in implementation of effective environmental protection in accordance with the sustainable development concept.