#European Union

  • Article: Meet Dr. Katarina Barley: European, Feminist, and Vice-President of the European Parliament

    Meet Dr. Katarina Barley: European, Feminist, and Vice-President of the European Parliament

    By Jana Sepehr|June 26, 2020

    We speak to Dr. Barley to find out more about the EU’s role in COVID-19, anti-racism, and more. Read more

  • Article: Europe Unveils Vaccine Strategy Against COVID-19 With Equality at Its Heart

    Europe Unveils Vaccine Strategy Against COVID-19 With Equality at Its Heart

    By James Hitchings-Hales|June 19, 2020

    Here’s what you need to know about the European Commission’s new plan for vaccines. 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 Catherine Caruso|May 15, 2020

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

  • Article: Global Leaders Pledge Landmark €7.4 Billion to Support Coronavirus Global Response
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    Global Leaders Pledge Landmark €7.4 Billion to Support Coronavirus Global Response

    By Camille May|May 4, 2020

    Some 40 countries and donors took part in an online summit hosted by the EU. Read more

  • Article: May the 4th Be With You: EU Is Launching New COVID-19 Initiative on the Internet’s Favourite Day

    May the 4th Be With You: EU Is Launching New COVID-19 Initiative on the Internet’s Favourite Day

    By Meg Black|April 30, 2020

    The fund aims to fast track the pursuit of diagnostics, treatments, and vaccines. Read more

  • Article: What Coronavirus Means for Europe’s Refugees and How You Can Help

    What Coronavirus Means for Europe’s Refugees and How You Can Help

    By Helen Lock|March 25, 2020

    Refugees are particularly vulnerable to the COVID-19 pandemic. 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’s Biggest Companies Need to Double Their Low-Carbon  Investments to Hit Net Zero: Report

    Europe’s Biggest Companies Need to Double Their Low-Carbon Investments to Hit Net Zero: Report

    By Brandon Wiggins|Feb. 25, 2020

    The European Union is aiming to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. Read more