COVID-19 stimulus should address health, economy and climate together

By |marec 23rd, 2020|climate emergency, COVID-19, economic recovery plan, economic stimulus, News|

Governments around the globe are quickly designing some of the biggest economic stimulus plan ever seen in peacetime in response to the COVD-19 pandemic. But while the health crisis has forced all concerned to take swift action, we are still moving too slowly when it comes to  the climate crisis, writes María Mendiluce.

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Climate change will still be a threat after COVID-19 is gone

By |marec 17th, 2020|climate emergency, News|

Governments around the world are demonstrating – all too evidently – that they are unable to tackle two major crises at once, writes Jonathan Gornall.

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Spain declares climate emergency, signals move to renewables

By |januar 22nd, 2020|Climate Change, climate emergency, News, Pedro Sanchez, Spain|

Spain's new government on Tuesday (21 January) declared a "climate emergency" and pledged to unveil a draft bill on transitioning to renewable energy within its first 100 days in office.

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CAP needs drastic change, says Polish professor

By |december 17th, 2019|climate emergency, climate protection, environment, EU budget, EU-Mercosur, European Union, Multiannual Financial Framework, News, Poland|

In an interview with Environment Protection Dr Zbigniew Karaczun of the Warsaw University of life Sciences, EURACTIV Poland’s Mateusz Kucharczyk finds out what the Polish professor has to say about the Commission’s new CAP proposal and urged to enact new laws, as opposed to just reforming existing regulations.

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European Green Deal gives COP25 a ‘breath of fresh air’

By |december 12th, 2019|carbon neutrality, climate activists, climate emergency, COP25, European Green Deal, Fiji, Greta Thunberg, Madrid, News, Portugal, The Netherlands|

EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen jolted the COP25 conference in Madrid when she presented her European Green Deal yesterday (11 December). But many observers, including young people, are calling for more ambition. EURACTIV France reports.

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SMEs are key to climate protection, says Austrian businesswoman

By |december 6th, 2019|Austria, business, climate emergency, climate protection, European Commission, News, SMEs, Ursula von der Leyen|

After having represented the interests of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) for four years, Ulrike Rabmer-Koller takes stock, in an interview with EURACTIV Germany, of her successes and discusses her ambitions looking forward in the fight against cli...

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Tweets of the Week: VDL Commission, Climate Emergency, and #BlackFriday nonsense

By |november 29th, 2019|climate emergency, Commissioner von der Leyen, News|

VdL Commission gets the okay, it’s a climate emergency MEPs say, and #BlackFriday nonsense, please go away.

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European Parliament declares climate emergency

By |november 28th, 2019|climate emergency, News, Pascal Canfin|

The European Parliament voted by a large majority on Thursday  (28 November) in favour of a resolution declaring climate emergency in Europe, piling pressure on the EU’s new  Commission to deliver an ambitious European Green Deal after it takes office next month.

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Global warming emissions hit new record in 2018, UN says

By |november 27th, 2019|climate crisis, climate emergency, News, UNEP|

Temperatures can be expected to rise by 3.2C this century under current national pledges, threatening to bringing "wide-ranging and destructive climate impacts,” international climate experts warned on Tuesday (26 November).

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European Parliament splits over climate emergency motion

By |november 26th, 2019|climate emergency, News, Pascal Canfin|

Green lawmakers in the European Parliament have lashed out against a draft motion tabled by centrist MEPs that suggested declaring a climate emergency in Europe, tabling their own motion in response to what they denounced as a “PR-stunt”.

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