The European Parliament will organise a conference on 20 November to mark the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child.
The EU's budget for 2020 should include more climate action funding and higher investment in sustainable technologies, according to Monika Hohlmeier, Parliament's budget negotiator.
Check out our infographics to discover greenhouse gas emissions by country and by sector in the EU as well as the world's top emitters.
If the UK leaves the EU without a deal, the effects will be felt by people and companies across Europe. The EU has adopted measures to mitigate the impact of a disorderly withdrawal.
Missed the hearings of the nominees for the European Commission? Catch up with our videos summaries.
A shift to a less-polluting economy requires significant investment. The EU wants to attract more private money as public funds are insufficient.
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Since announcing its intention to leave, the UK has been in talks with the EU to determine the terms of their new relationship.
The European Commission should create a plan B to protect the recipients of EU funding, if talks on the EU’s long-term budget are further delayed, according to Parliament.
Sylvie Goulard (France), the commissioner-designate for the internal market, is due to face more questions from MEPs in a resumed hearing on Thursday at 9.30 am CET.
Brazilian human rights defenders, Kenyan students and an Uyghur economist are the finalists for this year's Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought.
Tuesday's hearings feature Valdis Dombrovskis (Latvia), Margrethe Vestager (Denmark) and Frans Timmermans (the Netherlands) as well as Janusz Wojciechowski (Poland).
Parliament’s public hearings assessing candidate commissioners enter their second week, while MEPs are also set to discuss Brexit and vote on a resolution on the EU’s 2021-2027 budget.
The hearings on 7 October feature two vice presidents-designate: Věra Jourová (Czech Republic) and Josep Borrell (Spain). The latter has been proposed as the EU's foreign policy chief.
Under the Paris agreement, the EU has committed to carbon neutrality by the second half of the 21st century. What does it mean in practice?
Thursday's hearings feature Paolo Gentiloni (Italy) Kadri Simson (Estonia) Virginijus Sinkevičius (Lithuania) Johannes Hahn (Austria) Margaritis Schinas (Greece) & Dubravka Šuica (Croatia)
Wednesday's hearings feature commissioners-designate Didier Reynders (Belgium), Helena Dalli (Malta), Sylvie Goulard (France), Elisa Ferreira (Portugal) and Janez Lenarčič (Slovenia).
Tuesday's hearings feature Nicolas Schmit (Luxembourg), Jutta Urpilainen (Finland), Janusz Wojciechowski (Poland), Ylva Johansson (Sweden) and Stella Kyriakides (Cyprus).
Maroš Šefčovič (Slovakia), Phil Hogan (Ireland) and Mariya Gabriel (Bulgaria) are the first candidate commissioners to appear in hearings at the Parliament on Monday 30 September.