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Press release – Media seminar on the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought

The Sakharov Prize 2023 honours Jina Mahsa Amini and the Woman, Life, Freedom Movement in Iran. Representatives of the laureates and the finalists will be present in Strasbourg. Source : © European Union, 2023...

Press release – EU driving licence rules update: press conference on Thursday at 15.00

EP rapporteur Karima Delli (Greens, FR) will brief journalists on the review of the EU’s driving licence rules following a vote in the Transport and Tourism Committee on Thursday.Committee on Transport and Tourism Source...

Press release – Survey shows Europeans value EU membership and interested in European elections

The European Parliament released today its Parlemeter 2023 survey showing citizens’ continued support for the EU and a higher interest in the upcoming European elections. Source : © European Union, 2023 – EP

Record more than 2,000 fossil fuel lobbyists at COP28 talks: NGOs

A record almost 2,500 fossil fuel lobbyists have been accredited for UN climate talks in Dubai, as negotiators wrestle with calls to end all new oil, gas and coal projects to curb global warming,...

Exclusive: US joins dozens of countries in backing COP28 pledge to slash cooling emissions

The United States is among at least 60 countries backing a pledge on Tuesday to cut cooling-related emissions by 2050, U.S. State Department officials said at the U.N. climate summit in Dubai.

Global coalition pledges to triple renewables, double energy efficiency improvements

118 countries – China and India not included – have signed up to a pledge to triple their renewable energy capacity and double their rate of energy efficiency improvements by 2030.