Austria’s Greens defend airline bailout climate-strings against EU Commissioner

By |april 30th, 2020|Adina Valean, Austria, Austrian Airlines, Austrian Greens, Aviation, bailout, coronavirus, COVID-19, European Green Deal, Lufthansa, Lukas Hammer, News, sustainable aviation|

A state aid request by Austrian Airlines could be an opportunity to make the carrier more sustainable. But climate conditioning bailouts was recently given short shrift by the EU's transport Commissioner, who is "undermining the Green Deal", according ...

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Why are Germany’s Greens rejecting the Austrian coalition model?

By |januar 21st, 2020|Annalena Baerbock, Austrian Greens, Bündnis 90/ Die Grünen, coalition, Conservative-Green coalition, German Greens, Germany, News, Robert Habeck, Sebastian Kurz, SPD, Werner Kogler|

Many have seen Austria's new conservative-Green coalition as a model for Europe, and especially for Germany. But the German Greens quickly distanced themselves, motivated by strategic calculation, election tactics and a concern that their more idealist...

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Could FPÖ’s new ‘modern’ strategy save Austria’s populist party?

By |januar 15th, 2020|'Ibiza-Gate', Austria, Austrian Greens, FPO, Herbert Kickl, migration policy, News, Norbert Hofer, OVP, right-wing extremism, right-wing populism|

Austria's right-wing populist party FPÖ has launched a rebranding exercise with the aim of becoming a "modern right-wing conservative party", EURACTIV Germany reports.

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‘We wanted to stop the right-wing authoritarian trend,’ says Green Austrian MP

By |januar 9th, 2020|Austria, Austrian Greens, climate protection, coalition, European Union, Migration, News, OVP, Regierung, Sebastian Kurz|

In an interview with EURACTIV Germany, Green Austrian MP Lukas Hammer spoke about his party's negotiations with the Austrian People's Party (ÖVP) while drafting the coalition agreement and why his party took the risk of accepting tough migration policies in exchange for increased climate protection.

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