Agência Portuguesa do Ambiente

Portuguese Environment Agency (APA) is a public institute which aims to propose, develop and monitor the public policies for the environment and sustainable development. Its areas of intervention include: environmental risks, climate change, air, water, sustainable development, environmental assessments and economics and green growth. APA works in close cooperation with the European Environment Agency, mainly through the EIONET network, for which it is the National Focal Point (NFP).