The UN expects the current decade to be the hottest in history This was stated by the United Nations World Meteorological Organization (WMO), reports DW. According to WMO, as of the end of October, the average world temperature was 1.1 degrees Celsius higher than at the end of the pre-industrial era and at the end […]
By 2100: UN Secretary General has outlined a mission to save the planet At the United Nations Climate Conference in Madrid, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has identified clear tasks for saving the planet. «We need to cut greenhouse emissions by 45% by 2030; reach carbon neutrality by 2050; and limit temperature rise to 1.5 rise […]
On 1 December the updated European Commission became operational, reports the press service. On November 27 The European Parliament approved the composition of the European Commission, headed by Germany’s defense ex-minister Ursula von der Leyen. «Europe is not just a treasure we inherit. Europe is a promise. Europe is future. Europe is something that we […]
The European Union will spend 21% of the budget to beat climate change Next year’s EU budget will focus on supporting the economic growth and competitiveness of the European economy, as well as on achieving other EU priorities, in particular in areas such as security and migration management.
The resolution, approved by 429 votes to 225, calls on the European Commission to develop appropriate legislative and budgetary proposals in order to limit global warming to below 1.5 °C. MEP Pascal Canfin, who initiated the move, said it made Europe «the first continent to declare a climate and environmental emergency». In a separate resolution, […]