#European Commission

  • Article: West African Leaders Have Pledged $25 Million to the Region’s COVID-19 Response

    West African Leaders Have Pledged $25 Million to the Region’s COVID-19 Response

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 27, 2020

    The funds will support education, health care, and access to sanitation, among other initiatives. Read more

  • Article: Here's Who's Performing in 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future' to Help Everyone Beat COVID-19

    Here's Who's Performing in 'Global Goal: Unite for Our Future' to Help Everyone Beat COVID-19

    June 22, 2020

    Miley Cyrus, Shakira, Usher and more will help ensure no one gets left behind. Read more

  • Article: FIFA Teams Up With WHO and European Commission to Stop Domestic Violence During COVID-19

    FIFA Teams Up With WHO and European Commission to Stop Domestic Violence During COVID-19

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 29, 2020

    Fifteen football players are speaking up to protect women and children against abusers. Read more

  • Article: How You Can Take Action Now to Help Ensure COVID-19 Treatments for Everyone
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    How You Can Take Action Now to Help Ensure COVID-19 Treatments for Everyone

    By Helen Lock|May 28, 2020

    It’s vital that new treatments are available to all, because we’re only safe when everyone is safe. Read more

  • Article: The EU Wants to Cut Pesticide Use in Half by 2030 to Save Bees

    The EU Wants to Cut Pesticide Use in Half by 2030 to Save Bees

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Catherine Caruso|May 15, 2020

    A draft of the proposal will be released next week. Read more

  • Article: The EU Just Passed a Law to Hit Net Zero by 2050 — But Greta Thunberg Says It’s ‘Surrender’

    The EU Just Passed a Law to Hit Net Zero by 2050 — But Greta Thunberg Says It’s ‘Surrender’

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 4, 2020

    But activists have expressed exasperation that it does little to address immediate carbon emissions. Read more

  • Article: Europe Wants to Transform How Plastic Is Made and Used to Save the Planet

    Europe Wants to Transform How Plastic Is Made and Used to Save the Planet

    By Andrew McMaster|Jan. 16, 2018

    The environmental and economic impact of wasteful consumption can’t be ignored. Read more

  • Article: Groups Like Oxfam & Save the Children Could Lose Millions if No Brexit Deal Is Reached

    Groups Like Oxfam & Save the Children Could Lose Millions if No Brexit Deal Is Reached

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 10, 2018

    The UK is the second highest sector of EU aid funding. Read more