Member states are considering action to support the voluntary EU Ecolabel scheme after leaked documents revealed that the European Commission may scrap it, ENDS has ..
News 25 Nov 2016
The European Commission published on Tuesday plans to integrate the UN Sustainable Development Goals for 2030 into EU policy over the next few years ..
News 22 Nov 2016
- Climate,General Policy,Nature
The UK has ratified the Paris Agreement on climate change during international talks ..
News 17 Nov 2016
- Climate,General Policy,Markets & Corporate
Global ambitions for tackling climate change must be increased, accelerated and better aligned across borders, according to a joint call to action from heads of ..
News 14 Nov 2016
- Climate,Pollution,General Policy
It’s official, the next president of the USA will be Donald Trump, a man who has called climate change a hoax and who promised to ..
News 9 Nov 2016
The European Commission has contributed an additional €222.7m to the latest round of project funding for the EU LIFE Programme bumping up the total available ..
News 4 Nov 2016
- General Policy,Brexit and the EU
The UK’s devolved regions should follow the EU’s lead when developing environmental policies after Brexit, analysts have recommended ..
News 2 Nov 2016
With the earth and its 7.3 billion people entering a possible “sixth mass extinction” in what scientists are calling the geological anthropocene era, European and world ..
News 27 Oct 2016
The EU will co-fund a €400m research programme set up between Mediterranean countries to promote sustainable water and food management in the climate change-stricken region ..
News 24 Oct 2016
- General Policy,Markets & Corporate
The European Commission is holding talks with Belgium to overcome the country’s resistance to the EU-Canada trade agreement and ensure the deal is endorsed by ..
News 19 Oct 2016
- General Policy,Markets & Corporate,Nature
The international trade committee for the European Parliament has agreed to vote on the EU-Canada trade agreement on 5 December this year, a step that ..
News 13 Oct 2016
- Climate,Pollution,COP21: climate crunch,Nature
Last December’s landmark Paris Agreement will come into force in early November after being ratified by 72 countries representing close to 57% of global greenhouse ..
News 5 Oct 2016
- General Policy,Markets & Corporate,Nature,Brexit and the EU
Existing EU environmental law will be retained as part of the Brexit process, UK prime minister Theresa May has confirmed, but could be repealed in ..
News 3 Oct 2016