16
Jun

Parliament secures prohibition of illegal timber in the EU market in compromise agreement with Council

June 16, 2010Speeches and writings0 kommenttia

Today the EP negotiators have agreed to a compromise in the second reading with the Council on the illegal timber regulation. Upon taking up her mandate in the UK Parliament,… Parliament secures prohibition of illegal timber in the EU market in compromise agreement with Council

16
Jun

Parliament secures prohibition of illegal timber in the EU market in compromise agreement with Council

June 16, 2010Speeches and writings0 kommenttia

PRESS RELEASE – Strasbourg, 16 June 2010 Illegal logging: Parliament secures prohibition of illegal timber in the EU market in compromise agreement with Council Today the EP negotiators have agreed to… Parliament secures prohibition of illegal timber in the EU market in compromise agreement with Council

26
May

EU Commission makes case for stronger emissions reduction target, ball now in Member States court

May 26, 2010Speeches and writings0 kommenttia

The European Commission today presented a communication making the case for increasing the EU greenhouse gas target to a 30% reduction by 2020 (1). Commenting on the communication, Green MEP… EU Commission makes case for stronger emissions reduction target, ball now in Member States court

09
Mar

Clear mandate for Commission would help EU to 'speak with one voice' in UN climate talks

March 9, 2010Speeches and writings0 kommenttia

  PRESS RELEASE – Strasbourg, 9 March 2010 Clear mandate for Commission would help EU to ‘speak with one voice’ in UN climate talks EU Climate Action Commissioner Connie Hedegaard… Clear mandate for Commission would help EU to 'speak with one voice' in UN climate talks

07
Mar

Breakthrough for banning illegally logged timber from the EU market

March 7, 2010Speeches and writings0 kommenttia

The European Parliament today formally adopted a compromise negotiated between the Environment Committee, Spanish Presidency and the Commission on the regulation of timber. Commenting on the result, Green MEP Satu… Breakthrough for banning illegally logged timber from the EU market

10
Feb

UN climate talks: EU Parliament renews pressure for stronger EU position in climate talks

February 10, 2010Speeches and writings0 kommenttia

PRESS RELEASE – Strasbourg, 10 February 2010 The European Parliament today adopted a resolution on the outcome of the UN climate talks in Copenhagen last December. The resolution includes a… UN climate talks: EU Parliament renews pressure for stronger EU position in climate talks