Swiss Environmental Law

Year 2022
Pages 47
Number UI-2218-E
Publisher Federal Office for the Environment FOEN
Series Environmental Info

A brief guide

This publication provides an overview of the diverse body of Swiss environmental legislation that has evolved over recent decades. It begins with a brief history of environmental law and a look at common themes such overarching principles, enforcement, procedure and instruments. It then outlines the acts and ordinances that apply in individual areas. Vivid, informative graphics support the text.

Swiss Environmental Law (PDF, 2 MB, 30.08.2022)

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