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Shaping the post-Corona planet: knowledge on Europe's environment and climate

On Dec 28, 2020
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What should a post-corona planet look like? How have corona measures impacted the environment and climate? Can we rebuild our economy on sustainable and fair foundations? As we take steps towards rebuilding society opening the economy, we are faced with fundamental choices that will shape ...

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On Dec 28, 2020
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Our #topstories2020 cont'd: #COVID19 EEA Executive Director Hans Bruyninckx on post-corona recovery. Find out more on https://t.co/lkKM7Q7Q0G https://t.co/wMiua13no7
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Shaping the post-Corona planet: knowledge on Europe's environment and climate

Shaping the post-Corona planet: knowledge on Europe's environment and climate

What should a post-corona planet look like? How have corona measures impacted the environment and climate? Can we rebuild our economy on sustainable and fair foundations? As we take steps ...

POLITICO Brussels Playbook: In the epicenter — 5 stages of crisis politics — Macron, reloaded

POLITICO Brussels Playbook: In the epicenter — 5 stages of crisis politics — Macron, reloaded

Florian Eder’s must-read briefing on what's driving the day in Brussels.

European Environment Agency marks its 25th anniversary by reflecting on future challenges at high-level seminar

European Environment Agency marks its 25th anniversary by reflecting on future challenges at high-level seminar

The European Environment Agency (EEA) is marking its 25th anniversary today with a special meeting involving senior officials and experts from the EEA’s 39 member and cooperating countries, ...

SOTEU 2020 was business as unusual, says FEPs Secretary General László Andor

SOTEU 2020 was business as unusual, says FEPs Secretary General László Andor

Ursula von der Leyen’s maiden State of the European Union address ticked many boxes on solidarity, innovation and climate, but fell short on key is...

Conference - Europe's Beating Cancer Plan: Let's strive for more

Conference - Europe's Beating Cancer Plan: Let's strive for more

Conference - Europe's Beating Cancer Plan: Let's strive for more

Official list: All the European Commission portfolio assignments

Official list: All the European Commission portfolio assignments

European Commission President-elect, Ursula von der Leyen, has made public the assignments of all the portfolios to the Commissioners-designate, completing the puzzle of the 2019-2024 ...

Europe’s antitrust chief, Margrethe Vestager, set for expanded role in next Commission

Europe’s antitrust chief, Margrethe Vestager, set for expanded role in next Commission

As the antitrust investigations stack up on US tech giants’ home turf there’s no sign of pressure letting up across the pond. European Commission president-elect Ursula von der Leyen today ...

“2020 must be the year of rail”: Philippe Citroën, UNIFE Director General

“2020 must be the year of rail”: Philippe Citroën, UNIFE Director General

UNIFE's Philippe Citroën writes that there are several factors the rail industry must focus on during 2020 to prove the value of rail transport.

A more resilient, sustainable and fair Europe after coronavirus?

A more resilient, sustainable and fair Europe after coronavirus?

The triple-crisis – the pandemic’s public health and economic consequences intertwined with the underlying environmental crisis – may lead to increasing divergence, instead of convergence ...

Last-minute change sees ‘research’ reinstated in job title of R&D commissioner

Last-minute change sees ‘research’ reinstated in job title of R&D commissioner

The incoming president of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen has given into demands that the word ‘research’ should feature in the research commissioner’s job title, making the ...

The EU wants 30% of its massive stimulus plan to be raised via green bonds

The EU wants 30% of its massive stimulus plan to be raised via green bonds

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen wants 30% of the 750 billion euro fiscal package to be raised through green bonds.

European MPs call for investigation of migrant’s death on Greek border

European MPs call for investigation of migrant’s death on Greek border

More than 100 members of the European Parliament have written to the European Commission to demand a formal investigation into the death of Muhammad Gulzar, a migrant who was shot dead in ...

Statement - Covid-19: Regional coherence and a spirit of collective support is crucial

Statement - Covid-19: Regional coherence and a spirit of collective support is crucial

17 September 2020, by Dr Hans Henri P. Kluge, WHO Regional Director for Europe

Devastating marks for Europe’s environment policies

Devastating marks for Europe’s environment policies

The verdict of the EEA’s “State of the Environment Report 2020” is scathing. But if we get it right, the European Green Deal can provide us with a unique opportunity to turn the tide, ...

Greece nominates Margaritis Schinas for European Commissioner

Greece nominates Margaritis Schinas for European Commissioner

Greece on Thursday nominated European Commission’s chief spokesman Margaritis Schinas as the country’s representative in the European Commission, the prime minister's office at Maximos ...

Joint statement on protecting children and their families during and after the COVID19 crisis

Joint statement on protecting children and their families during and after the COVID19 crisis

An overarching social and sustainable Europe 2030 Strategy, an ambitious EU long term budget and a holistic Council Recommendation on the Child Guarantee are needed to support the EU’s most ...

From trending debates to industry impact

From trending debates to industry impact

Standards were set or reviewed for data, platforms, copyright, telecoms, broadcasting and much more. The new European Commission mandate and new European Parliament mean that new ...