The objective of the “Environment” Operational Programmes is to support sustainable development, long-term competitiveness and employment in the Czech regions. It is one of the most important programming documents and aims to achieve the following objectives:
- The reduction of priority environmental pressures,
- The preservation of good environmental quality in fields which are not under strong pressure and the maintenance of positive trends,
- The compliance of the Czech Republic with the environmental 'acquis' (EU legislation).