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Government Publications - European Union

A guide to resources in the UVic Libraries about the European Union's government publications.

European Union in Canada

The University of Victoria McPherson Library was designated a "European Information Corner" (EUi)  in November 2006.  The Library receives free of charge, a copy of most European Commission, an institution of the European Union,  periodicals and publications.  The official publications contain information ranging from recent policy developments in most sectors of EU activity to statistics on trade, demographics, agriculture, transport, energy and economic indicators.While the collections contain primarily Commission documents, material from the Council of Ministers, the European Parliament and the European Court of Justice can also be found in these centres.  More information on the EUi can be found at the Delegation of the European Commission to Canada.   

More information on Canada - EU relations can be found at the Official Web site of the Mission of Canada to the European Union

2016 marks 40 years of the European Union in Canada

1976 Framework Agreement for commercial and economic cooperation between the European Communities and Canada

Canada-European Union: Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)

European Union Fuel Quality - from the Policy, Directive, Documentation, recent study on Canada's oil sand, . Upstream GHG emissions from oil sands production.  From the European Commission DG on Climate Action. Directive 2009/30/EC Official Journal L 140 , 05/06/2009 P. 0088 - 0113

2008 debates  on the Fuel Quality Directive at the European Parliament including comments from Connie Hddegaard, EU Commission, Commissioner for Climate Action.

Listing of other EU DG's including Energy and Environment.

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