Tag Archives: Ecology

Motion for a resolution on conducting a detailed study of the threats to biodiversity in the EU posed by the EU itself – B8-2017-0134

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to Rule 133 of its Rules of Procedure,

A.  whereas, according to the researchers Daniel Moran and Keiichiro Kanemoto, around one third of endangered species worldwide were under …

Draft opinion – Inclusion of greenhouse gas emissions and removals from land use, land use change and forestry into the 2030 climate and energy framework and amending Regulation No 525/2013 of the European Parliament and the Council on a mechanism for monitoring and reporting greenhouse gas….

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Answer – IWC refusal to establish a whale sanctuary in the South Atlantic – E-008152/2016

In its Decision of 19 December 2011(1), the Council stated that the overarching objective of the Union in relation to the International Whaling Commission (IWC) is to ensure an effective international regulatory framework …

'We should assume our worst fears will be realised': climate scientist on Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s phone call with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull made front pages and news bulletins around Australia and the US, but it led news bulletins in Germany, too, where leading European climatologist Stefan Rahmstorf is …

Success of 2030 Agenda Depends on Empowering Young People, Speakers Tell Social Development Commission, Stressing Perils of Exclusionary Economic Growth

The fifty-fifth session of the Commission for Social Development continued today, with participants casting a spotlight on challenges faced by young people, and the perils of growing inequality, as Governments strove to put the 2030 …

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