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Parliament support for Juncker on environment eroding over attack on green legislation

15 January 2015

Five out of seven political groups, representing over 60 per cent of MEPs in the European Parliament, have shown they are against the European Commission’s proposal to withdraw environmental legislation from its 2015 Work Programme through group resolutions prepared earlier this week.

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Green10 Reactive Statement to the European Commission Work Programme 2015

 

16 December 2014

 

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Green 10 open letter to VP Timmermans: “Do not kill laws crucial for our health, environment and the economy”

 

11 December 2014

 

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Open letter to VP Frans Timmermans on withdrawal of air and waste proposals and absence of sustainability

 

11 December 2014

 

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A New Impetus for Europe: urgent Actions and Priorities for the new European Commission

31 October 2014

 

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Press statement: concerns remain over Juncker Commission’s commitment to environment

22 October 2014

With today’s vote by the European Parliament a new political phase begins in the European Union. The Green 10 calls on President Juncker and his team of Commissioners to give European citizens, and their future generations, a healthy, inclusive and environmentally sound place to live.

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Green 10 open letter to President-elect Juncker

16 October 2014

Incoming European Commission must heed EU citizens’ call for a sustainable economy and environmental protection.

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Green 10 open letter to President Schulz

16 October 2014

President-elect Juncker ignores EU citizens and Parliament’s call for a sustainable economy and environmental protection

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President-elect Juncker must do more than a vague commitment to ‘sustainability’

10 October 2014

The Green 10 welcomes that ‘sustainability’ has been added to the portfolio of First Vice-President designate Frans Timmermans, together with oversight of climate and energy policy.

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The Green 10 reiterate call to reject Commission unless rigorous changes of mandates, job titles and re-allocation of posts are made

7 October 2014

“We have listened carefully to the hearings of designated Commissioners hoping, until the very last word, that President Jean Claude Juncker would send a message of peace to the environmental community. Sadly, that has not happened."

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Reaction to Commissioner hearings: European Parliament should reject Juncker’s environmentally unsustainable Commission

7 October 2014

After following the hearings of the EU Commissioner-Designates in front of the European Parliament, the Green10 Coalition confirms its strong concern over President-Elect Juncker’s attempt to downgrade the environment in Europe and asks the European Parliament to reject the Commission.

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Green 10 open letter to Frans Timmermans, designated Vice-President for Better Regulation

29 September 2014

 

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The 10 leading environmental NGOs appeal to the European Parliament to block the Juncker Commission in its current structure and put forward a list of formal requests

15 September 2014

 

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Why the European Parliament should block Jean-Claude Juncker’s attempt to undermine the EU’s environmental policies

12 September 2014

 

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Letter to Mr Juncker, President of the European Commission "New Commission sidelining environment"

11 September 2014

 

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The Green 10 top ten demands for the new European Parliament

September 2014

Ten of the leading environmental organisations in the EU, representing over 20 million Europeans, believe that the answers to the different crises the EU is experimenting lie in smarter and more sustainable EU policies.

 

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Green 10 position on Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

 

September 2014

 

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Parliament support for Juncker on environment eroding over attack on green legislation

15 January 2015

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