Today, former Member of the EPP Group Krišjānis Kariņš (New Unity, EPP), was approved as Prime Minister by the Latvian Saeima (Parliament).
If carbon emissions had a market value reflecting how much they cost society, it might completely change the way people priced their businesses.
Today EU Member States voted on a Commission proposal to invest almost €800 million in key European energy infrastructure projects with major cross-border benefits. The EU funding comes from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), the European support programme for trans-European infrastructure.
The Land Degradation Neutrality Fund, which counts the European Investment Bank as one of its investors, just finalised its first transaction since its take off at the end of 2018. Its initial investment will go to a programme to restore degraded land in Latin America through agroforestry practices and is expected to improve the livelihoods of 2 400 producers.