19November

GLOBE Europe 2014 Strategy Meeting on Agenda2030 ahead of COP20

GLOBE Europe 2014 Strategy Meeting on Agenda2030 ahead of COP20

On 21 November 2014, GLOBE legislators from seven European parliaments will convene for a summit on European climate and energy policy in the Italian Chamber of Deputies.

08October

GLOBE Germany legislators review implementation of the Baltic Sea Action Plan

GLOBE Germany legislators review implementation of the Baltic Sea Action Plan

As a key European economy with a Baltic coast, Germany is interested in protecting the Baltic Sea. On 7 October, GLOBE Germany hosted a workshop in the Bundestag to review progress made.

Posted in GLOBE Europe Secretariat News

27March

GLOBE and Climate Parliament joint MEP-MP meeting

DISCUSSING COOPERATION ON CURRENT ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATIVE CHALLENGES

GLOBE and Climate Parliament joint MEP-MP meeting

On March 26th 2013, GLOBE EU, GLOBE Europe and the Climate Parliament organized a lunchtime event at the European Parliament for MPs from national parliaments dealing active in their parliaments’ Environment Committees titled ‘MEP-MP Meeting on Multilevel Cooperation on Sustainable Development and Resource Efficiency’.

12February

Fish Fight Screening and Fisheries Policy Discussion at the Assemblée Nationale

GLOBE Europe event on fisheries held in Paris

Fish Fight Screening and Fisheries Policy Discussion at the Assemblée Nationale

GLOBE Member Hon. Geneviève Gaillard MP (France) hosts Fish Fight Screening and Fisheries Policy Discussion at the Assemblée Nationale. Swedish GLOBE MEP Isabella Lövin: "The European Parliament trusts to get the support of the French Government to our commitment to end these immoral and destructive discards".

Written by Rafael Aybar, Posted in GLOBE Europe Secretariat News

02February

After Rio+20: Public Policy Instruments towards the Green Economy

French National Assembly, Paris - GLOBE Europe 2013 Strategy Conference

After Rio+20: Public Policy Instruments towards the Green Economy

The consesus surrounding the Green Economy is widely seen as Rio+20's most useful short-term result. At the same time, one of the failings remains the lack of integration of legislators in the Rio process.

The GLOBE Europe 2013 Strategy Conference, hosted by GLOBE France President Jean-Paul Chanteguet MP, President of the Sustainable Development Committee of the French Assemblée nationale, provided a regional perspective of what a shift towards the green economy means in practice for the countries of Europe, and proposed practical ways for European legislators to accelerate the shift.


Written by Rafael Aybar, Posted in GLOBE Europe Secretariat News