Committee of the Regions welcomes Green group for the first time

By |februar 13th, 2020|2019 European elections, cohesion policy, Committee of the Regions, environmental protection, European Green Deal, European Greens, Greens/European Free Alliance, News, Regional Policy|

For the first time, the EU's Committee of the Regions has enough Green members to form their own group. The group, who already met on Tuesday (11 February), is keen to have good relations with the other groups but also wants to "exert pressure", partic...

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European Green Deal vague on pesticides, genetic engineering

By |december 13th, 2019|AGRI committee, agriclture, CAP, Common Agicultural Policy, direct payments, energy and environment, ENVI committee, European Commission, European Green Deal, European Greens, European Parliament, gene editing, German Greens, GMOs, Martin Häusling, News, Pesticides, Sven Giegold, Ursula von der Leyen|

The Green Deal presented by European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Wednesday (11 December) avoided two controversial agricultural issues: genetic engineering and pesticide limits. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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Transport committee chair: The aim is to put climate on political agenda in all sectors

By |julij 23rd, 2019|EU top jobs, European Greens, European Parliament, Karima Delli, kerosene tax, News, rail, road transport, TRAN, transport committee|

In an interview with EURACTIV's partner le Journal de l'Environnement, the newly elected chair of the European Parliament's committee on transport and tourism (TRAN), French Green MEP Karima Delli, spoke about her new priorities. These include relaunch...

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Von der Leyen endures day of grilling by MEPs ahead of confirmation vote

By |julij 10th, 2019|European Conservatives and Reformists, European Greens, European Parliament, European People's Party, News, Renew Europe, Ursula von der Leyen|

German nominee for Commission president, Ursula von der Leyen, continued her charm offensive with European political families on Wednesday (10 July), as MEPs tried hard to pin her down on climate protection, rule of law and reform of the bloc's institu...

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Europe stuck on climate ambition at COP24

By |december 11th, 2018|Bas Eickhout, climate ambition, Climate Change, COP24, European Greens, News|

With the UK entangled in Brexit, France mired in the "Yellow Vest" movement, and Germany stuck in political quagmire, Europe is not ready to lead global climate talks as the decisive political phase of the UN climate conference opens on Tuesday (11 Dec...

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Poll: Bulgarian centre-right GERB party to get 37% of votes in EU elections

By |november 29th, 2018|ALDE, EPP, European Greens, News, Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament|

In the upcoming elections for the European Parliament next May, Bulgaria's conservative ruling party GERB could receive almost 40% of the votes, followed closely by the opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party, according to a poll of voting intentions.  EURACTIV’s media partner Dnevnik reports.

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Greens to push industrial and social agenda for EU elections

By |november 26th, 2018|2019 European elections, Bas Eickhout, Emmanuel Macron, En Marche!, European Greens, Franziska Brantner, La Republique En Marche, News, Ska Keller|

Social justice and a fair transition towards a low-carbon economy will stand in equal focus during the Greens' upcoming EU electoral campaign, the group's newly elected lead candidates Ska Keller and Bas Eickhout told EURACTIV in an interview.

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European Greens refuse to march behind Macron’s party

By |november 26th, 2018|2019 European elections, Emmanuel Macron, En Marche!, European Greens, La Republique En Marche, News, Reinhard Bütikofer, Spitzenkandidaten|

Although the European Greens and La République en Marche! (LREM) share common views on the European project, these should be promoted in a partnership of equals, Greens co-chair Reinhard Bütokofer told EURACTIV in an interview.

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After successes in Germany and Belgium, Greens set eyes on Italy

By |november 23rd, 2018|2019 European elections, Climate Change, European Greens, european politics, Italian Greens, Monica Frassoni, News, Politics|

After Green parties unexpectedly surged in Germany, Luxembourg and Belgium last month, the movement is now preparing a bid to fill the political vacuum surrounding environmental issues in Italy. But their electoral ambitions are modest, European Greens...

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European Greens Spitzenkandidaten: Petra De Sutter

By |november 20th, 2018|2019 European elections, Bas Eickhout, European Greens, News, Petra De Sutter, Ska Kelller|

European Greens will pick their two Spitzenkandidats in Berlin on 23-25 November, hoping to build on the Green parties’ unexpected surge in Germany, Luxembourg and Belgium.  EURACTIV has spoken to the three candidates. Here is the portrait of one of them, Petra De Sutter.

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