Friday 15. December 2017

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Sustainability in the EU
a responsible future?



Our proposals on Sustainability:

 

# Make funding of adult stem cell research a priority within the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation Horizon 2020 and ban the funding of research on human embryonic stem cells. Read more

 

# Review the EU Climate and Energy Package 2030 and reduce CO2 emissions by at least 55% below the 1990 level and set a stronger binding target for energy efficiency and renewables by 2030. Read more

 

# Make the system of direct payments to farmers simpler and transparent and link them to socio-economic and ecological criteria. Read more

 

# Reform the EU Emissions Trading System that envisages the reduction in the oversupply of emission allowances (so-called “backloading”). Read more

Debate with MEPs on #EUclimate:

 

 

Which Parliamentary Committees are in charge of Sustainability Policies?

  • Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI)

This Parliamentary Committee is mainly responsible for the common agricultural policy, veterinary and plant-health matters, quality improvement of agricultural products as well as forestry and rural development.

 

Chair: Czeslaw Adam Siekierski 

Agenda: Next Committee meetings Read more

 


  • Environemnt, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI)

This Parliamentary Committee is mainly responsible for environmental protection measures, sustainable development, specific actions related to public health and food safety.

 

Chair: Adina-Ioanna Valean

Agenda: Next Committee meetings Read More

 


  • Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE)

This Parliamentary Committee is mainly responsible for EU´s industrial policy, research, innovation and application of new technologies as well as security of energy supply and promotion of energy efficiency.

 

Chair: Jerzy Buzek

Agenda: Next Committee meetings Read more

 

 

Infographic

 Facts on EU's energy dependence

 

 

 

Watch the video

 about the Horizon 2020 Programme

 

 


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