The EU LIFE programme, introduced in 1992, co-finances projects in three areas through LIFE programmes: LIFE Nature, LIFE Environment and LIFE Third Countries. The objective of the LIFE Environment programme is to contribute to the development of innovative techniques and methods by co-financing demonstration projects. When selecting and evaluating project proposals, the projectís innovative nature and progress, together with its technical feasibility and demonstration character are emphasized.

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