1 Introduction

1.5 Policy, strategy and action plan coherence

A clean, healthy and sustainable environment is integral to the full enjoyment of human rights. Pollution, for example, can have an adverse impact on health and well-being, which is a violation of the rights laid down in human rights conventions. While the ‘Green Economy’ report explicitly addresses the economy–environment link7, the CSR Action Plan sets out cross-cutting thematic instruments rather than focusing specifically on this issue. [page 6]