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28 Jul 2022 BRUSSELS, Belgium
European Commission's Vice-President for Inter-Institutional Relations has called for increased investment in sustainable soil management, drought-resistant crops and vegetation cover.
18 Apr 2022 LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg
The Board of EIB has approved over $500 Million USD in new water infrastructure investment in the region. In addition a new EU guarantee programme will enable EIB to expand lending programs in the water sector.
10 Feb 2022 BRUSSELS, Belgium
New "watch list" is further development of Drinking Water Directive of 2021 and aims to ensure safe tap water is available in all EU countries. Additional benefit is to reduce reliance on bottled water.
4 Oct 2021 BRUSSELS, Belgium
Mismatch of policy and practice has led to uncertainty about sustainability of water use in EU agriculture.
22 Jul 2021 Berlin, Germany
Multiple flood warnings were issued, but failed to result in action. As Germany contemplates the human toll of the recent devastating floods, it identifies gaps in its communication systems while one of its top politicians shifts his position on climate change. Meanwhile, its neighbours in the Netherlands suffer zero human casualties as flood defences largely hold up.
25 May 2021 ROCHEFORT
Monks are concerned that proposed environmental changes would affect the taste of its famous beer.
12 Mar 2021 BRUSSELS, Belgium
European Commission is pushing hard for nature-based solutions and cross-border cooperation.
4 Mar 2021 BRUSSELS
The European Commission has decided today to refer Slovenia to the European Court of Justice for failure to comply with the requirements of the Urban Waste Water Treatment Directive (Directive 91/271/EEC). The Directive requires Member States to ensure that urban agglomerations (towns, cities, settlements) properly collect and treat their waste waters, thus eliminating or reducing all their undesirable effects...