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Guidelines set out for #Brexit summit without UK

Guidelines set out for #Brexit summit without UK

| April 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

It was back on 21 March that European Council President Donald Tusk (pictured), during a briefing with Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, called today’s (29 April) meeting of the EU-27, without the UK, to adopt the guidelines for the Brexit talks due to begin between the UK and EU, writes James Drew. “As you all […]

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S&Ds push for labour and environmental protections in TTIP

S&Ds push for labour and environmental protections in TTIP

  Today (28 May)  the international trade committee in the European Parliament voted on its priorities for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) between the EU and the United States. Led by the Group of the Socialists and Democrats, the committee voted in favour of including strong protection of labour and environmental rules, as well as the […]

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Environment: Generation Awake says ‘Stop Wasting Waste!’

Environment: Generation Awake says ‘Stop Wasting Waste!’

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The latest phase of the European Commission’s ‘Generation Awake’ campaign focuses on the environmental, economic, social and personal consequences of using resources unsustainably. The campaign aims to make consumers aware of the consequences their consumption patterns have on natural resources, illustrating the benefits if they choose to act differently. It centres round a fully interactive […]

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