Center for Environmental Policy and Administration

The European Union: An Insider's View, with a discussion of EU environmental policy


Series:Moynihan European Research Center
Speaker:Stanley Johnson
Location:341 Eggers
Date:Mon, Oct 23, 2006
Time: 4:00 PM

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Stanley Johnson is a former Conservative member of the European Parliament (MEP) where he served (1979-1984) as Vice Chairman of the Parliament's Committee on Environment, Public Health and Consumer Protection. He has also worked in the European Commission (1973-1979) as Head of the Prevention of Pollution division and (1984-1994) as Senior Adviser to DG Environment and as Director of Energy Policy.Before joining the Commission, Mr. Johnson served on the staff of the World Bank and the International Planned Parenthood Federation.

Mr. Johnson has been an adviser to Price Waterhouse Coopers, a director of ERM, an environmental consultancy, and a trustee of the Earthwatch Institute. He is currently a Trustee of Plantlife International and the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund, as well as being an environmental adviser to Jupiter Asset Management.

He has had ten books published dealing with environmental issues, including the Politics of the Environment, the Earth Summit and the Environmental Policy of the European Communities.  In 1984 he was awarded the Greenpeace Prize for Outstanding Services to the Environment and in the same year the RSPCA Richard Martin award for services to animal welfare.

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