Development Policy News & Publications
European Commission publishes long-awaited plan to address EU impact on deforestation
The European Commission's Communication is a pivotal step in securing a plan of action to address ...
Europe's new priorities - four takeaways on the Strategic Agenda
What could this mean for Europe?
EU dragging its feet on sustainability reporting, warn auditors
A report published by the European Court of Auditors (ECA) highlighted an alarming lack of action ...
Sustainable development must be overarching priority, urge Member States
EU governments today called for an overarching and comprehensive strategy to implement the global ...
MEPs to vote on environmental ranking for economic activities
We have Ecolabels for new fridges - we need the same economy-wide
Large investors must disclose environmental and social risks, EU rules
Consumers will be able to make informed decisions on where to put their money.
The time for reflection is up! Concrete action now needed to meet SDGs
Today, the European Commission published its long-awaited reflection paper “Towards a Sustainable ...
Planning for success in the future zero carbon economy: How to build strong National Energy and Climate Plans
We must dramatically cut emissions. Good national plans are key to this.
Nature in steep decline due to human activities: WWF Living Planet Report 2018
The ways in which humans feed, fuel and finance our societies and economies are pushing our ...
High-level platform urges stronger implementation of SGDs in Europe
The European Commission's high level multi-stakeholder platform on the UN Sustainable Development ...