Online Event: “Bring Back Bogs: Wetlands and Peatlands at the Heart of the EU Nature Restoration Plan”

Registration here. Thursday, December 3rd 10:00 AM – 12 PM We are honoured to invite you to our top-class webinar with the following guests: Carlos Romão European Environment Agency, Biodiversity and Nature Policy Unit Humberto Delgado Rosa, Director of Natural Capital, DG. environment Prof. Dr.Dr.Dr.h.c Hans Joosten, University of Greifswald, head of the group moor […]

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PRESS RELEASE: The European parliament must protect children consistently against dangerous acrylamide!

PRESS RELEASE, Tuesday, 6th October 2020 – Brussels The European parliament must protect children consistently against dangerous acrylamide!   The European Parliament will vote today in the plenary session on an objection to the establishment of maximum residue limits for the pollutant acrylamide. Acrylamide develops, if carbohydrate-rich food is strongly heated up. It is carcinogenic, […]

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Recording: Video Conference “Plasticrecycling in Practice”

Video Conference, June 4th 2020 Recording: Video Conference Ministry of Environment Rhineland Palatinate “Plasticrecycling in Practice” The Commission’s EU Plastics Strategy 2018 has received broad support. With the new Circular Economy Action Plan, the Commission has proposed further measures in 2020 to prevent waste and reuse plastics. The event discusses the regulative proposals and their […]

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Action Plan for the Green Transition of the Chemical Industry

Action Plan for the Green Transition of the Chemical Industry – Transformation for People and Planet Action Plan for the Green Transition of the Chemical Industry – Transformation for People and Planet drafted by MEP Jutta Paulus and MEP Sven Giegold Chemicals are a necessary and important part of our lives and of a green […]

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Online Conference: “Green transition of the chemical industry” with the EU Environment Commissioner

Watch the recording in English. Watch the recording in German. Dear friends, dear interested, When I ran for the European Parliament in 2019, I had announced that I would devote a great deal of attention to the issue of chemicals policy in Europe and a toxic-free environment. In the meantime, we have succeeded in getting […]

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Renovation wave could bring millions of jobs

As economies across the European Union struggle to recover from the Covid19 crisis, setting off an ambitious renovation wave could be the win-win-win solution everyone is looking for – kick-starting economic activity and creating employment, lowering citizens’ energy bills, while at the same time paving the way towards a climate-neutral future. The building sector holds […]

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PRESS RELEASE: European Environment Agency: Too much chug and chuck with electrical appliances

EASE, Thursday, June 18, 2020 – Brussels   European Environment Agency: Too much chug and chuck with electrical appliances Today, the European Environment Agency (EEA) published a summary of the life cycle of electrical devices. Every year, over 20 kg of electrical products come onto the market in the EU. Many electrical appliances have an […]

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Webinar “Planetary boundaries – Europe’s life on a knife-edge”?”

Webinar, Thursday, Jun 11, 2020 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM CEST A webinar by Jutta Paulus MEP and Sven Giegold MEP with: Prof. Dr. Johan Rockström: Author of the Planetary Boundaries framework, joint director of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) Tobias Lung: SOER Coordination and Assessment Expert in the Integrated Assessments for […]

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State of the Environment Report (SOER) 2020

Photo:Blick_von_der_Wegelnburg_nach_Norden -H.Schreiber The report by the European Environment Agency “The Environment in Europe: State and Outlook” (SOER = State of the Environment Report) is an analysis of the state of the environment in the European Union published every five years. The data come from own surveys by the European Environment Agency (EEA), the European Environmental […]

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Webinar #2: Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Maritime Shipping: Europe must act!

Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Maritime Shipping: Europe must act! By Jutta Paulus rapporteur on the MRV report. Guest speaker: Jo Dardenne (Transport&Environment): Jo is part of T&E’s aviation and shipping team and manages their sustainable aviation campaigns. Jens Schabacher (Greens Bremen) Monday, 06.04.2020, 18:00 Uhr. If you missed the webinar you can watch the record here. […]

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