LIFE: EU Financial Instrument for the Promotion of Environmental Measures
L’Instrument Financier pour l’Environnement (LIFE for short) is an EU financial instrument for the promotion of environmental measures throughout the whole EU and in selected candidate countries, acceding countries and neighbouring countries of the EU.
Among the projects of LIFE + are climate change, nature and biological diversity, health and quality of life, and the management of natural resources and waste.
The following focal points were laid down in a regulation from 9 June 2007:
- Nature and biological diversity
- Environmental policy and administrative practice
- Information and communication