16. Oct. 2013
The Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament published a study done by the Institute for European Environmental Policy (IEEP) to try and get a better picture of the impacts of climate change in all European Islands. Europe does indeed counts a large numbers of Islands, spread all across the globe. The aim of the study was to understand the real, concrete risks those parts of specific territories face, evaluate the costs of inaction in key areas (such as security, migration, biodiversity etc) and how this impacts the continental Europe.
27. Sep. 2013
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate change (IPCC) will release its report on the latest scientific research on climate on Monday 30th September. The summary for policy makers is currently being finalised by the different government representatives in Stockholm and will be presented this morning at 10 am. For the Greens, leaders from Europe and beyond know enough now and cannot continue to ignore the overwhelming body of scientific evidence....