Italy – Energy sector

B. OPERATIONAL PRINCIPLES

Guiding Principle 3(a)
“Enforce laws requiring business to respect human rights, assess adequacy, address gaps”;

Planned measures:

–       Ensuring the full implementation of Law 221/2015 on green economy, including in particular the elaboration of a ‘Green Act’, a reviewed ‘National Sustainable Development Strategy’, a ‘National Plan on Sustainable Consumption and Production’ and the establishment of a ‘Committee on Natural Capital’ to promote environmental sustainability and foster investments in the green economy; these measures will be developed taking into due consideration the development of the relevant European Union frameworks such as the Climate-energy Package 2030 and the Circular Economy Package as well as according to Agenda 2030 and the Paris Agreement; – page 16