The Catalan city of La Seu d’Urgell has begun a project to eliminate plastic bags in the city’s shops and supermarkets. Plastic bags will be replaced with disposable paper bags. This project is part of the European CERES project to promote environmental materials for public use, promoted by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation (La Fundació Ellen …More
The government of Andorra continues to support the acquisition and use of electric vehicles in the principality. For this purpose, the program “Engega” was created (from 2019 to 2021, 750,000 euros will be invested annually in these goals). After the successful implementation of the first program from 2016 to 2018, the government of the principality …More
The Government of Andorra has begun to develop a national information system dedicated to the quality of drinking water. The system is called SINACH. It provides for the creation of a unified IT support system for all administrative resources that control the quality of drinking water in the principality.
The results of the monitoring from its …More
The decision made by the Council of Ministers of Andorra is that, from April 1, 2019, all documents that will be sent to the BOPA (Official Gazette of the Principality of Andorra) should be sent by email.
Thus, the Andorran government confirms its intention to modernize their systems and strengthen the use of electronic administration.
The goal …More
The Minister of the Environment, Agriculture and Sustainability, Sílvia Calvó, and the President of the Hotel Union of Andorra, Carles Ramos, signed a collaboration agreement between the two entities on Tuesday. The agreement aims to promote and disseminate different environmental aspects such as waste prevention and recycling, saving and efficient water consumption, …More
Cicland, a public electric bike rental service, has held today a presentation of the project, with the participation of the head of the Andorran government, Antoni Marti, members of the government and other responsible persons. On the same day first electric bike rental facility was opened in Escaldes.
In total, the project will involve fifty bicycles, …More
Air quality in Andorra since 2017 has been recognized as the best in the last 12 years. It was stated by the director of the Department on the environment and sustainable developmentof the Andorran government Marc Rossell.
According to his report, air quality has been gradually improving since 2006, and in recent years it has stabilized …More
As part of the fight against waste, Andorra launched a campaign to reduce paper advertising and plastic waste. This statement was made at a meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Principality, on the eve of the European Waste Prevention Week, which will be held from November 18 to 26.
In particular, the Government plans …More
The Head of the Government of Andorra Antoni Marti met with the Chairman of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly on Security and Cooperation with Europe Christine Muttonen. The meeting took place in Andorra and coincides with the meeting of this organization, which is held in Andorra from 3d October in the Congress Center …More
The autumn session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly began its work in Andorra, which will be held for three days – from 3 to 5 October. The session will include a forum “Mediterranean Sea”, whose goal is to promote the rapprochement of the OSCE member states with six members of the Mediterranean space: Algeria, Morocco, …More