A big shout out to @YlvaJohansson who never gave up and kept going until everyone was on board 💪🏼
Looking forward to starting trilogues with the @europarl_en
We are so much stronger when we work together 🇪🇺
Very pleased to welcome Dr Sultan to Brussels after our many previous meetings. I look forward to deepening our good cooperation as we prepare for an ambitious #COP28.
Read our joint statement here:
We are transforming the way plastic products are designed, produced, used and recycled in 🇪🇺
Our policies will:
🌊protect the environment
💝look after human health
🌍tackle climate change
On #WorldEnvironmentDay, find out more: https://environment.ec.europa.eu/topics/plastics_en
There’s more than one way to #BeatPlasticPollution
In the EU, we have taken action to:
🥤 Tackle single use plastics
📦 Reduce packaging waste
♻️ Make products more repairable, recyclable & reusable
RT @EU_Commission: 🌈 Happy Pride Month!
In our Union, we're breaking down barriers to create an environment where everyone can thrive, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity.
On #PrideMonth, let's stand together for a future free from discrimination.
Riding a bike is fun, affordable and healthy – for both you and the planet.
Very good meeting with 🇲🇾 Deputy Prime Minister Yusof and 🇮🇩 Coordinating Minister Hartarto
We strongly agree on the need for climate and environmental action and will operationalise partner talks on the implementation of the EU's anti-#deforestation law in Malaysia & Indonesia
Very good to discuss renewables, energy efficiency, green hydrogen, and sustainable fuels with ministers @RajKSinghIndia and @HardeepSPuri today.
There are strong opportunities for the EU🇪🇺 & India🇮🇳 to deepen our cooperation and I look forward to continuing our work together.
It was great to discuss India’s green and just transition today with ministers @byadavbjp and @JoshiPralhad.
We talked about the EU’s pathway towards net zero, India’s rapid expansion of renewables, clean tech and supporting sustainable growth.
RT @EU_Commission: Launched: the EU-Republic of Korea Green Partnership 🇪🇺🇰🇷
Together, we will work to fight climate change, protect nature and speed up the green transition.
But that's not all. We're working with global allies 🇯🇵🇲🇦🇳🇴 to secure a green future for all.
On Sunday 21 May we celebrate #Natura2000Day, marking the creation, 31 years ago, of the 🌍 largest network of protected areas
Non possiamo cambiare il passato ma possiamo cambiare il futuro, per il bene dei nostri figli e nipoti.
Se il Green Deal ha un senso, lo ha qui più che in ogni altro luogo. Mi impegnerò sino all’ultimo perché la via intrapresa diventi realtà.
Sin dall’inizio del mio mandato ho voluto parlare di #Taranto perché qui si mostrano in tutta la loro drammaticità i lasciti di un modello di sviluppo esaurito. E qui si può dimostrare come il futuro possa coniugare industria ed ambiente, lavoro e salute.
Last year, one third of Europe was affected by #drought.
These long periods without rainfall cause water shortages and severely impact:
Read more in the new @Copernicus #ESOTC report : https://climate.copernicus.eu/esotc/2022/precipitation
🧵 Time to debunk more myths about Nature Restoration Law.
Myth 1: Restoration means more protected areas & no economic activities. NO!
Restoration is not protection.
Economic activities are NOT prohibited & will on contrary benefit from healthier, more productive ecosystems.
🆕 Public Consultation to prohibit the production for export of hazardous 🧪 banned in the 🇪🇺
Chemicals can be useful for our society & economy, but must be produced & used without harming people's health & the 🌍
RT @VSinkevicius: 🧵1/5 Let’s put things straight about the Nature Restoration Law:
Restoration gives Nature a chance to be the vital force we need for our future & economies.
This law responds to science’s alarming calls, seen in @IPCC's latest report, & peoples' demands to bring Nature back. https://t.co/vDT6sVgIQq
Thank you @moniquegoyens for presenting @beuc's study on energy savings at home 🏡
Ecodesign measures clearly help us save plenty of energy. Less energy consumed is less money spent and less CO2 emissions leading to less harm to our climate 🌍
Das 1,5-Grad Ziel am Leben erhalten - das war der Appell von @TimmermansEU 🇪🇺 heute beim #PetersbergClimateDialogue. Wie? Durch weniger Emissionen ALLER großen CO2-Verursacher, globale Ziele für #Erneuerbare und neben öffentlichen auch privaten Geldern. ➡ https://ec.europa.eu/commission/presscorner/detail/en/speech_23_2567
On this 1st of May let’s expand our understanding of solidarity in time, crossing into the wider future, so that liberty, equality & brotherhood remain attainable for all, even those who have not been born yet.
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