Press Release: EIB approves EUR 8.1 billion for renewable energy, energy efficiency, sustainable transport, and agriculture

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UPDATED – Agenda: Foreign Affairs Council (Development) (25 November 2019)

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OPP Meeting Summary: EPSCO Council – Future of the EU social acquis relating to employment and industrial relations (10 December 2019)

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Press Release: EIT Climate-KIC holds panel discussion at COP25

On 06 December 2019, EIT Climate-KIC holds a panel discussion on ‘Transformation, In Time strategy’ and its Deep Demonstrations, as well as the financial tools needed to deliver on them. The panel also explored how new technologies like blockchain could accelerate the Paris Agreement targets and how a policy foundation for an emissions trading system could pave the way for a global price on carbon.

Question for Written Answer: Cutting greenhouse gas emissions: financial instruments to produce better or larger forest canopies

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Press Release: ETF’s first reaction to the European Green Deal

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Event: 4th CITIES Fourm 2020 – “Together we shape a sustainable urban future” (Porto, 30 & 31 January 2020)

The “CITIES Forum 2020 – “together we shape a sustainable urban future” is a two-day major event of the European Commission bringing together key stakeholders from European, national and local levels. The Forum is a place for all stakeholders to capitalise on common achievements and reflect on the future directions of urban development within Cohesion Policy including the future of the Urban Agenda for the EU.

OPP Meeting Summary: EP Plenary – Presentation of the European Green Deal (11 December 2019)

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OPP Meeting Summary: General Affairs Council – EU budget 2021-2027 (10 December 2019)

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Press Release: The European Green Deal: what consumers expect from it

Today, the European Commission will present its European Green Deal – the EU’s plans to take action against climate change. The European Consumer Organisation (BEUC) strongly believes that policies to fight climate change must reflect the reality of consumers’ everyday lives as a starting point.

Press Release: Climate change: EU stresses the need to address the impacts of climate change on oceans at UN General Assembly

The UN General Assembly (UNGA) adopted on 10 December two resolutions on Oceans and Law of the Seas and on Sustainable Fisheries. In this context, the EU called for urgent, resolute and ambitious international action by all States in line with agreed commitments to counter the impacts of climate change on the oceans such as ocean acidification, ocean-warming, reduced fisheries catch potential and rising sea levels.

Press Release: Eutrophication remains a major problem for Europe’s seas despite some progress

The shared vision for Europe’s seas is a healthy marine environment where human-induced eutrophication is minimised. However, the European Environment Agency’s (EEA) assessment, published today, shows that eutrophication still remains a large scale problem in some of Europe’s regionals seas. The assessment shows some positive effects from better nutrient management but the overall target of healthy seas will not be met everywhere by 2020.

Press Release: European Executive Vice President for the European Green Deal Frans Timmermans named Co-Chair of the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy

Today at COP25, European Commission Executive Vice President for the European Green Deal Frans Timmermans was announced as the new Co-Chair of the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy, the largest global alliance for city climate leadership, uniting a global coalition of over 10,000 cities and local governments. The European Commission and Bloomberg Philanthropies affirmed their joint commitment to the next phase for the Global Covenant’s urgent mission to tackle the climate crisis.

Press Release: Global Climate City Challenge: 5 cities selected as climate leaders

At the UN Climate Change COP25, five frontrunner cities have been selected for their ambitious and potentially transformative urban climate projects that could receive technical support from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to get their projects off the ground.

Press Release: Sint Maarten: EIB provides USD 50 million to rebuild Sint Maarten’s hurricane hit international airport

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Press Release: Sustainable Europe by 2030: Council adopts conclusions

The Council today adopted a set of conclusions on the implementation by the EU of the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). They are considered essential for ending poverty and ensuring a peaceful, healthy and secure life for current and future generations.

Written Answer to Question: Climate change, road transport and TEN-T investments

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Agenda: Working Party on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (16 December 2019)

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Agenda: Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Foreign Ministers Meeting (Madrid, 15-16 December 2019)

The 14th Asia and Europe Foreign Ministers’ Meeting will take place in Madrid, Spain on 15 and 16 December.

The event will bring together foreign affairs ministers from European and Asian countries, under the theme “Asia and Europe: together for effective multilateralism”.

Press Release: EU Arctic policy – Council adopts conclusions

The Council today adopted conclusions on the EU Arctic policy.

While recognising the primary responsibility of the Arctic states for the development of the region, the Council notes that many of the issues affecting the region are of a global nature and are more effectively addressed through regional or multilateral cooperation. It notes that the EU should continue to make a significant contribution in both regional and multilateral fora which deal with arctic matters.

Event: Megatrends in Africa: shaping the future of EU-Africa Strategy (Brussels, 12 December 2019)

The conference focuses on recently published ‘Megatrends in Africa Report’ that has identified 6 megatrends: climate change, population growth, migration, urbanisation, demography process and technology development that Africa is facing. They can create opportunities but also set several challenges in the future.

Press Release: Latest Euronews Ocean episode shows the climate-related challenges that Small Island Developing States are facing

In this episode, Euronews is visiting Seychelles to see some of the climate-related challenges that Small Island Developing States are facing — from coral die-off to coastal erosion, flooding, farming damage and freshwater loss due to salt water intrusion. Euronews talks to Seychelles climate adaptation officer Jean-Claude Labrosse, the EU Ambassador Vincent Degert, NGO activists and common citizens about the main threats associated with climate change and actions to mitigate their consequences, including the EU-financed climate change adaptation programme.

Agenda: Working Party on Development Cooperation (16 December 2019)

Agenda includes Update (Commission services/EEAS) and exchange of views on Engaging with China on the sustainable development agenda and cooperation in third countries, Information (Commission services) and exchange of views on EU support for sustainable development in Least Developed Countries (LDCs) and Presentation of main results (Spain/Commission services) 25th Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP25, Madrid, 2-13 December 2019). 

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