Persberichten

  MEPs call for a reduction in pesticides to protect bees

03-12-2019
ENVI

Further reducing use of pesticides, more funds for research and better monitoring are urgently needed to save the EU’s bees, says the Environment Committee.

 

  Biodiversity: MEPs call for legally binding targets, as for climate change

03-12-2019
ENVI

Next year’s UN biodiversity conference, the COP15, should be the biodiversity equivalent of the Paris agreement on climate change, says the Environment Committee.

 

  COP25: MEPs push for CO2 neutrality by 2050

06-11-2019
ENVI

The EU should commit to net-zero CO2 emissions by 2050 at the UN Conference and step up its emissions’ reduction ambition for 2030, said the Environment Committee on Wednesday.

 

  Hearing of Executive Vice President-designate Frans Timmermans

08-10-2019
ENVI

The Environment Committee questioned Frans Timmermans, Dutch candidate for the European Green Deal portfolio.

 

  Hearing of Commissioner-designate Virginijus Sinkevičius

03-10-2019
PECH ENVI

The Environment, Public Health and Food Safety, and Fisheries Committees questioned Virginijus Sinkevičius, candidate for the Environment and Oceans portfolio.

 

  Hearing of Stella Kyriakides, Commissioner-designate for Health

01-10-2019
ENVI

The Environment, Public Health and Food Safety Committee questioned Stella Kyriakides, candidate for the Health portfolio.

 

  MEPs to attend UN summits on sustainable development and climate action

20-09-2019
ENVI DEVE

A European Parliament delegation will participate in the UN summits on development and climate action in New York, U.S., 21-26 September.

 

  Parliament’s committees elect chairs and vice-chairs

18-07-2019
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