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Corona Crisis: Greens/EFA Group propose €5 trillion sustainable recovery plan

Today, the Greens/EFA group has just released an in-depth sustainable recovery plan for the EU to exit the Corona virus crisis. The Greens/EFA group are calling…

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Corona-Resolution: We need European solidarity now

Today, the majority of MEPs voted against mutualisation of debts, an amendment proposed by the Greens/EFA on the resolution "EU coordinated action to combat the…

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Coronavirus: Repeal of confinement measures must be coordinated at EU-level

Today, Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Council President Charles Michel, presented the roadmap Joint European Roadmap towards lifting COVID-19…

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Ministers agree onm fiscal measures to combat Covid-19 crisis, now EU leaders must decide on corona bonds

Last night, European finance ministers reached an agreement on the COVID-19 crisis to utilise the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) to finance support for the…

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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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