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New Report on EU military greening policies

When assessing the effectiveness of military greening policies in the EU the military is commonly excluded from discussions on environmental performance indicators

Better european rules for animals …

The European Commission has added the topic of live animal transport to its agenda. The European Parliament and NGOs must continue to...

Revealed: Suffering on Pig-Farms

In 2021, 141 million pigs were kept on farms in the EU. A large proportion of them live at least part of...

New GMOs and “Independent” …

In 2018 the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that new gene-edited organisms (GMOs) are covered by the EU’s GMO laws and...

Taxonomy: Greenwashing Gas and Nuclear

By including gas and nuclear power in the taxonomy, the European Commission has taken this important instrument ad absurdum.

Fit for 55 Climate Package in the …

The EU has promised to reduce its emissions by at least 55% by 2030. To achieve this goal, the EU Commission put...

Forest-Expeditions: Europe’s …

Field visits in Spain and the Baltic States show: Europe's forests are threatened by forest fires, clear-cutting and the climate crisis.