A #RaceToTheTop to #BeatPlasticPollution event co-hosted by the EU and the UN Environment Programme, took place on Tuesday, 25 September, during the UN General Assembly, encouraging governments around the world to follow the EU's lead and tackle this cross-border challenge. The EU is at the
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 26/09/2018
20.-24. august var Europaparlamentets utenrikskomité (AFET) på besøk i Norge. Delegasjonen, ledet av komitéformann David McAllister (EPP), besøkte både Oslo, Bodø, Tromsø og Svalbard. Formålet med besøket var å lære mer om norsk nordområdepolitikk og å diskutere sikkerhet og forsvar i Arktis.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to NORWAY - Publication date: 30/08/2018
The sales are on and after a day's successful shopping spree you return home with bags full of bargains. Now what happens to the plastic bags and wrappers thoughtlessly tossed aside? Out in the ocean floating islands of plastic waste reach hundreds of miles, and plastic bags play heavily among
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 04/07/2018
How many of us take water for granted? If we turn on the tap and no water comes out, we panic, even if there is simply no hot water but only cold water, we panic… Water is an essential building block of life. Access to water, in particular safe drinking water, is a fundamental right, yet, it is
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 22/03/2018
The EU's foreign affairs ministers today called for strengthening global ambition to tackle climate change and restated the EU's commitment to lead the way in 2018, a crucial year for ensuring the effective implementation of the Paris Agreement.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 26/02/2018
The 5th Eastern Partnership Summit took place today in Brussels. The leaders of all 28 Member States- together with Presidents Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker as well as EU High Representative Federica Mogherini- participated in the Summit with the six Eastern Partnership countries: Armenia,
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 24/11/2017