The EU is one of the most important economies in reducing GHG emissions and will reach its emission reduction target by 2020. However, much more needs to be done to harmonize with climate change. the objective of the Paris agreement which stipulates to limit global warming to well below 2° C…
EU Budget 2021 approved
For next year’s budget, MEPs obtained better support for key EU programmes that create jobs, tackle the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic and boost climate action.
EU regions get additional 47.5 billion EUR to tackle local effects of COVID-19
MEPs approved extra aid for EU regions to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and its social and health care consequences.
LIFE: Deal reached to invest €5.4 billion in climate and environmental projects
A provisional deal on the EU programme for Environment and Climate Action (LIFE) to boost EU action in 2021-2027 was agreed with member states.
EU farm policy 2021-2022: MEPs approve transitional rules and €8bn recovery aid
MEPs approved provisions to ensure a smooth transition from the current EU farm policy to the future one and €8 billion in aid for food producers and rural areas.
Renew Europe calls for full transparency on vaccine approvals, requests urgent plenary debate on EU’s vaccination strategy
The European Medicines Agency's (EMA) approval of a second Covid vaccine, Moderna
European Commission authorises second safe and effective vaccine against COVID-19
The European Commission has granted a conditional marketing authorisation (CMA) for the COVID‑19 vaccine developed by Moderna
The S&D Group urges the EU Commission and EU Council to facilitate the distribution of a save vaccine to all in a rapid, equal, accessible and affordable manner.
The Covid-19 pandemic has clearly shown the need to not only strengthen all member states’ healthcare systems
Exclusive Interview with Dario Nardella, President of Eurocities and Mayor of Florence
This week can be a historical week for climate
Nagorno-Karabakh: a preliminary investigation opened by France
To indict the French fighters who left to defend the colors of the Armenian flag and hundreds of border police checks.
Multilingual executive. Educated in Spain, USA and Austria Mr. Santander holds a PhD and a MBA degree. He has broad experience in tourism marketing, advocacy and public affairs gained in diverse private companies and public institutions from the tourism and hospitality sector. He is also guest lecturer on tourism marketing at international business seminars in […]
IS THE EU ON TRACK TO GET EUROPE OFF FOSSIL GAS? When we talk about climate change, it is clear what is at stake: The task of making sure that our children will still grow old on a livable planet, ensuring that the Earth stays within a temperature range that allows survival of a rich […]
Could you introduce us to ChemRecEurope, its competencies and tasks? Chemical Recycling Europe (ChemRecEurope) was created early 2019 by key European companies involved in the development of chemical recycling technologies, including Plastic Energy, ReNew ELP, Gr3n, Ioniqa Technologies and IGE Amsterdam with the vision of establishing an industry platform for developing and promoting innovative chemical […]
Could you introduce us to FEDEREC, its competencies and tasks? (Briefly) FEDEREC, created in 1945, is the French federation representative of recycling companies. It represents a sector of 1,000 companies, that is to say 2,000 recycling sites in France that have a system of sorting and treating waste as well as the marketing of raw […]
Could you introduce us the EURIC, its tasks and responsibilities The European Confederation of Recycling Industries (EuRIC) is the trade association for recycling industries at the European level. Our Members consist of the National Recycling Federations present in the majority of the Member States of the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA), […]