22
touko

EU sticks to its guns and agrees new rules to boost health and environment

toukokuu 22, 2012Speeches and writings0 kommenttia

An agreement on new EU legislation aimed at reducing sulphur pollution from ships (1), reached by the European Parliament and Council last week following trialogue negotiations, was officially endorsed by… EU sticks to its guns and agrees new rules to boost health and environment

11
joulu

Better than expected outcome at Cancun but global climate diplomacy must speed up

joulukuu 11, 2010Speeches and writings0 kommenttia

The UN climate conference in Cancun (COP16) concluded today with agreements, which will enable the UNFCCC negotiations to continue working towards a binding climate deal in South Africa next year.… Better than expected outcome at Cancun but global climate diplomacy must speed up

13
tammi

Environment Commissioner hearing: Greens offer cautious welcome to Potočnik

tammikuu 13, 2010Speeches and writings0 kommenttia

Following the European Parliament hearing of EU Environment Commissioner-designate Janez Potočnik, Finnish Green MEP and EU Parliament environment committee member Satu Hassi commented: “It is a positive development to see… Environment Commissioner hearing: Greens offer cautious welcome to Potočnik