The European Investment Bank (EIB), as a key player in international development, will be announcing a number of initiatives with its partners on the margins of the IMF/ World Bank Group annual meetings, taking place in Washington DC.
A summary of the exchange of views is now available.
Update: the background brief has been made available.
The Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) connects over 3 000 ecosystem scientists, policymakers and other experts across the world.
A summary of the debate is now available.
The EPP Group wants the next long-term EU Budget to be at 1.3 percent of the EU’s economic performance and calls for new ‘own resources’, which are new direct revenues for the EU Budget which do not come from EU Member States’ budgets.
In a debate with Finland’s Minister for European Affairs Tytti Tuppurainen, EU’s local and regional representatives called on the EU to ensure all regions and their citizens benefit from the digital and ecological transitions that are shaping our societies. The European Committee of the Regions (CoR) adopted on 9 October two opinions requested by Finland’s Presidency of the Council of the EU, which focus on tackling the digital divide and ensuring cohesion and solidarity for all Europeans.
On September 26th, the Association of Estonian Cities and Municipalities (ELVL), jointly with the Covenant of Mayors Europe, organised a seminar for local authorities in Rakvere to share best practices and opportunities to reach the Covenant of Mayors’s targets.
Yesterday at the plenary debate on the upcoming European Council on the 17th and 18th of October, the leader of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament addressed the main priorities for the S&D Group.
A corrigendum and a revised version of the conclusions have been published .
The Council today adopted conclusions on EU preparations for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) meetings in Santiago de Chile (2-13 December 2019).
The summary of the hearing is now available.
A summary of the hearing is now available.
A summary of the second hearing is now available.
As part of the UN Climate Action Summit, the Global Enabling Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) and Deloitte launched a report, supported by EIT Climate-KIC: ‘Digital with Purpose: Delivering a SMARTer 2030’.