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Review of Sustainable Development Policy

The European Commission has issued its 2009 review of the European Union strategy for sustainable development.

The main priorities outlined in the report are:

– contributing to a rapid shift to a low-carbon and low-input economy, based on energy and resource-efficient technologies and sustainable transport and shifts towards sustainable consumption behaviour;

– intensifying environmental efforts for the protection of biodiversity, water and other natural resources;

– promoting social inclusion;

– strengthening the international dimension of sustainable development and intensifying efforts to combat global poverty.

New Rules for Review of CFI Decisions

An amendment of the Rules of Procedure of the Court of First Instance of the European Communities has clarified the case where the Court of Justice reviews a judgment or an order of the Court of First Instance and refers the case back.