climate change


Paris Climate Agreement enters into force: time to start a race of catching up and redirect economic development

On 4 November 2016 the Paris Agreement will enter into force, just ahead of the COP22 summit in Marrakesh. Co-Chair Reinhard Bütikofer comments on the event 


Dutch NGO Urgenda walks over 500km from Utrecht to Paris for COP21

Green MEPs showed support by meeting the NGO in Brussels and promising to mobilise the necessary political energy.


The Paris climate deal: how far along are we?

Only 13 countries are on track to achieve all of Europe 2020's climate targets, which is far from enough to avoid dangerous levels of climate change


Paris Climate Summit: a new beginning, once words turn into action!

Reinhard Bütikofer and Monica Frassoni comment on the outcome of the COP21 UN Summit in Paris.


The new EU proposal concerning aviation strategy is not addressing the real issues at stake

The Commission unveiled on Monday its new Aviation Strategy, which only deals with competitiveness and profits, and not about fairness and the protection of health, the environment and climate.


Follow the #Climatemoment Interrail!

Ten days travelling by train around Europe to raise awareness about climate change, to interview experts on various green topics and to bring people to action!


International Fossil Fuel Divestment Conference - 01/09/2015

On 1 September, the European Green Party, in collaboration with the Green Group in the European Parliament and the NGO, will host an international conference on fossil fuel divestment.


Thank you for Laudato Si’ Brother Francis

Reinhard Bütikofer and Monica Frassoni, Co-Chairs of the European Green Party, comment on the publication of Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’


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