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80 per cent of Europeans want their country to waste less

80 per cent of Europeans want their country to waste less

(30 June 2014) - According to a new survey, most European citizens think their own country is generating too much waste. The survey on the "Attitudes of Europeans towards Waste Management and Resource Efficiency" indicates that 96% of respondents say it is important...

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Tourism trips: in Europe and by car

Tourism trips: in Europe and by car

(27 June 2014) - In 2012, EU28 residents made 1.2 billion trips of one night or more. The average trip length was 5.2 nights. The most common means of transport for trips was private or rented cars (65%), followed by air planes (15%), trains (12%), buses (6%) and...

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New interactive website on regional well-being

New interactive website on regional well-being

(26 June 2014) - The OECD has just launched a regional well-being website based on an interactive map covering the Organisation’s 34 member countries. It rates 362 sub-national regions with a relative score out of 10 in eight categories: income, health, safety,...

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Good Country Index: the alternative World Cup

Good Country Index: the alternative World Cup

(26 June 2014) - Ranking countries according to their overall contribution to humanity is the rather unusual goal of the "Good Country Index" developed by two independent British policy advisers. The index ranks 125 nations according to their overall contribution to...

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