Environment

Protected areas across Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific boosted with €60 million investment

The European Union (EU) and the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States have invested €60 million in the Biodiversity and Protected Areas Management (BIOPAMA) Programme over the next six years – making it one of the largest EU...

U.S. EPA settles with Wal-Mart, General Services Administration over California diesel rule

On November 29, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced recent settlements with Wal-Mart Transportation, LLC, and the United States General Services Administration (GSA) that require upgraded diesel particulate filters on their truck fleets...

EU delivering on climate commitments through enhanced global partnerships

To this end the European Union is backing up its political commitment with concrete actions to cooperate more closely with major economies to implement the 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change and environmentally-friendly practices more broadly.

EU Parliament backs people-powered renewables but aims too low

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