Sustainability in Europe

Sustainability in Europe

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Assessment of Country Reports and proposals for Country-Specific Recommendations in support of the European Semester Cycle

From Challenge to Opportunity

Assessment of Country Reports and proposals for Country-Specific Recommendations in support of the European Semester Cycle
Communicating Green Own Resources: A New Narrative for the EU Budget
This new study for the Greens/EFA group explores sustainability-oriented ways to finance the EU budget, and addresses widespread communication barriers for green tax-based own resources.
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High-level conference on “Sustainability in Europe” | 15 May 2018

High-level conference on “Sustainability in Europe” | 15 May 2018

Green Budget Europe and People’s Budget will host a high-level conference on “Sustainability in Europe” on Tuesday 15 May at Martin’s EU Hotel in Brussels. The conference will discuss measures necessary to be taken to reach sustainability and a circular, low-carbon economy, and what could be the role of the future EU budget in supporting this transition. The following speakers have confirmed their participation to the conference, among others: Jyrki […]

Potocnik becomes new GBE Ambassador

Potocnik becomes new GBE Ambassador

Janez Potocnik has agreed to become Ambassador of Green Budget Europe. Potocnik is Co-Chair of the UN International Resource Panel (IRP) and former European Commissioner for the Environment, Science and Research. “I am really thankful that Dr Potocnik has decided to join our list of Ambassadors, which is already an impressive group of experts from the highest level of society. Potocnik will bring new clout to our activities as he […]

The green transition will not happen without the financial sector

The green transition will not happen without the financial sector

Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EU Commission, stressed the importance of the financial sector in the transition towards a low-carbon economy. He gave a presentation at a conference on sustainable finance, which took place in Brussels on 22 March. Mr Juncker pointed out that both policy-makers and the financial sector are already embracing the opportunities coming from the green transition, although there is still room for action for the EU […]

 

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Our vision is of a fairer society, where polluters pay; and a competitive, prosperous EU that leads the global transition to a green economy.
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Diesel tax tourism


Our report looks at how Europe could cut pollution and prevent fuel tax tourism by adopting the US rebate model.
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Recognising visionaries…


Every year, we award the “Visionary of the Year” prize those individuals who have contributed to promote and advance green fiscal reforms across Europe.
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