EU agrees to COP27 compromise to keep Paris Agreement alive and protect those most vulnerable to climate change*
At the COP27 UN Climate Change Conference which ended on Sunday morning in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, the European Commission showed ambition and flexibility to keep the goal of limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees within reach.
European Green Deal: EU agrees to increase carbon removals through land use, forestry and agriculture
The European Commission welcomes the provisional deal on the Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry regulation reached late last night with the European Parliament and Council to increase the EU's target for net carbon removals by natural sinks to 310 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent by 2030.
From Pakistan to California to the south of France: the floods, heatwaves and wildfires that have hit different countries around the world this year have – once again – demonstrated how climate change knows no borders.