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Office opening with Bernie Krause

 
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Bernie Krause
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To celebrate over 28 years of work for the protection of nature in the EU and our new office, we are hosting a reception. Our guest speaker for this occasion will be soundscape ecologist and musician Dr. Bernie Krause

When:27 June 2017 
Where: Rue du Commerce 123, Brussels

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What will the Capital Markets Union mid-term review deliver for citizens and the environment?

 
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Climate Finance
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The Capital Markets Union midterm review is expected to be published on June 7th, and is the key 2017 opportunity for the Commission to take action on sustainable finance. At this event different stakeholders will discuss why and how sustainability measures can be integrated in the CMU midterm review.

When: 06 June 2017 13:30 - 15:30
Where: European Parliament

This event is by invite only, to register view the event page.

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Round-Table: Linking Low Carbon Development Strategies And Governance

An upcoming event from WWF MaxiMiseR will bring experts and stakeholders together to analyse the cross-over and compability between long-term low carbon plans and the EU 2030 governance proposal.

When:  Friday 17th March 2017, 8:30-10: 30am  with breakfast
Where: WWF European Policy Office, Rue du commerce 123, 1000 Brussels
Attendance: By invitation only

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Long-term climate strategies for 1.5ºC

 
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Renewable energy
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Science and long-term strategies: Knowing where we need to be and how we can get there
When: 9 May from 15:00-16:30
Where: Bonn Conference Center Management GmbH, Platz der Vereinten Nationen 2, 53113 Bonn, Germany

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Earth Hour 2017

 
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Earth Hour 2010. WWF volunteers lighting candles to form the WWF panda logo, Cancun, Mexico.
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On 25 March 2017, millions of people around the world united during Earth Hour to change climate change.

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EU ETS reform and investment leakage – Myth or Reality?

 
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windmill
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What does investment leakage mean? What are the possible impact of the EU-ETS carbon price, and what the EU-ETS reform could do about it?

These are some of the key questions that will be addressed at this high-level conference.

When:11 October 2016, 14:00 - 18:00
Where: Permanent Representation of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the EU,
4-10 Avenue de Cortenbergh, Brussels

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DamNation, documentary screening

 
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DamNation
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Our own future depends on the health of our rivers.What happens when obsolete dams come down? What is the future of barrier management and dam removal in Europe?

Together with the World Fish Migration Foundation and on behalf of the EU Horizon 2020 ‘AMBER’, WWF organises a film screening of an award-winning documentary DamNation. project.

When: 30 November 2016 19:30 - 22:30
Where: Actor Studio, Korte Beenhouwersstraat 16,  Brussels

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European Transport Forum

 
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Transport
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How to decarbonise Europe's transport? European Transport Forum brings together key stakeholders and policy-makers in a high level debate.

When: 27 September 2016 9:30 - 12:30
Where: Brussel, Belgium

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Europe’s Dark Cloud: How coal-burning countries are making their neighbours sick

 
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Pollution from coal power plants knows no borders. Toxic dust from Polish coal power plant scan reach people in Greece and Italy. Countries that burn little coal, such as France, are impacted by coal pollution from elsewhere.

The Dark Cloud report will show that a pan-European phase-out of coal - increasingly supported by governments, health professionals and civil society - is urgently needed.

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