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Now Europe, now Eurobonds!

  Ska Keller, President of the Green Group
  Sven Giegold, MEP German Greens
  Bas Eickhout, MEP GroenLinks
  Ernest Urtasun, MEP En Comú Podem

 

In the last days,…

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In times of the Corona crisis, we need solidarity!

On 26.03., Ska held a speech in the European Parliament on the European answer towards COVID-19:

"In this crisis, we need to use everything at our disposal to…

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COVID-19: UNPRECEDENTED EU RESPONSE NEEDED TO AVERT WORST OF VIRUS CRISIS

The Greens/EFA group are calling on the European Commission and European Council for a coordinated EU response to the Corona virus crisis.

Ska Keller MEP,…

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MFF: The proposal of Charles Michel fails to meet the challenges of the 21st century

Charles Michel yesterday evening presented the draft position of European Council on the EU budget (Multi-annual Financial Framework, MFF). The EU governments…

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Brexit: Withdrawal Agreement vote sad day for Europe

Today, the European Parliament will vote on the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement, paving the way for the UK to depart the EU on the 31st of January.

Ska Keller MEP,…

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European Green Deal: A welcome and necessary step but now we need to see real action


Today, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen presented the "European Green Deal" in the European Parliament. The European Green Deal contains a…

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Neither blank cheque nor a red card Greens/EFA abstain on the vote of the new Commission

The Greens/EFA Group abstained from today's vote on the new European Commission. The Greens/EFA are very concerned about the selection of Commissioners from…

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PLENARY SPEECH: A stable climate is not just a nice thing to have!

Ska Keller, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group.

– Mr President, the Heads of State and Government are going to meet in Brussels right after the Madrid climate…

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30 years ago, the wall didn’t just fall. It was brought down by courageous people fighting for freedom

On 13 November 2019, the European Parliament held a ceremony marking the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. You can find my speech here in video…

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Greens/EFA not convinced on von der Leyen proposal European Commission

Today, the next European Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen, unveiled the proposed candidates for Commissioners and their portfolios. The nominees will…

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Greens/EFA group voted against Ursula von der Leyen

Today, Members of the European Parliament voted in favour of Ursula von der Leyen for President of the European Commission. The Greens/EFA group voted against…

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EU governments must continue sea rescue and agree on fair allocation of asylum seekers

The European Union will no longer rescue any refugees in the Mediterranean following the suspension of the European rescue mission Operation Sophia. The move…

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