The EU is struggling to meet the UN sustainable development goals for climate action, biodiversity and resource use, according to official figures provided by Eurostat ..
News 28 Jun 2019
WebNews 11 Jun 2019 External Content
Document Watch 29 Mar 2019 External Content
Campaign groups have accused EU environment ministers of diluting guarantees on the access to clean drinking water in their newly-adopted position on proposals to revise ..
News 6 Mar 2019
Document Watch 28 Feb 2019 External Content
Climate change and environmental degradation are increasingly a cause of global instability, and the EU need to think beyond merely military responses to security threats, ..
News 15 Feb 2019
The volume of water from water treatment plants being reused could be increased from 1.1 billion to 6.6 billion cubic metres by the middle of ..
News 22 Jan 2019
Governments are seeking to weaken regulations on the quality and environmental standard of Europe's lakes and rivers, the campaign group WWF warned on Wednesday ..
News 28 Nov 2018
- Climate,General Policy,Nature
Europe's response to an increasing risk of flooding has been stymied by a failure to allocate funding where it is needed, while the potential for ..
News 20 Nov 2018
- Chemicals,Pollution,General Policy
The European Parliament called for tighter limits on pollutants and improved access to safe water supplies as it adopted its position on a proposed update ..
News 23 Oct 2018
Document Watch 18 Oct 2018 External Content
- Waste & Resources,General Policy
The European Parliament’s environment committee has backed a report which calls for pollutant-free drinking water for all European Union citizens ..
News 12 Sep 2018
French prime minister Édouard Philippe pledged on Wednesday to improve France’s crumbling water infrastructure by making billions of euros of finance available for local authorities ..
News 30 Aug 2018