The curtain is closing on COP27, and with it, our chances to keep 1.5 alive have shrunk to an extremely meagre hope. The Greens will fight with all their energy to revive this hope, fight for European climate leadership and transform this hope into reality.
Together, Russia and Ukraine exported more than a quarter of the world's wheat before the war. Now, the war is impacting food security across the globe. As Greens, we believe that food should never be used as a geopolitical weapon – and we should never be in the position for it to be used against us.
“Let’s redesign Europe” – This will be the theme of Dany Cohn-Bendit’s ‘fresh start’. A fresh start because 2014 will mark the end of an era in which as a MEP, Dany Cohn-Bendit embodied the European dream through his speeches, writings and actions both within and outside the EU institutions.
12 February 2014
Greens unhappy about GMO stance from Commission
The Greens are threatening to ask the European Parliament to officially censure the European Commission, if it continues to push for authorisation of a new GM crop variety. 19 different member states opposed the authorisation of GM maize 1507 on February 11 in the EU General Affairs Council. EU health and consumer policy commissioner Tonio Borg indicated that the European Commission would proceed with the plan nonetheless.
01 September 2012
The Dutch green party GroenLinks organises a conference in the former stock exchange building in Amsterdam. The event will focus on our green way our of the Eurocrisis, with two panel discussions and keynote speeches by prominent greens.