Belgian king expresses deep regret for colonial past in Congo

This post was originally published on this siteBRUSSELS (Reuters) – Belgium’s King Philippe expressed deep regret on Tuesday for the “suffering and humiliation” inflicted

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Belgian prince fined for breaching quarantine rules in Spain

This post was originally published on this siteJune 10 (Reuters) – Spain has fined Belgium’s Prince Joachim 10,400 euros ($11,800) for breaking quarantine rules last month during a

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Carmakers need to make deeper CO2 cuts to meet climate goals, EU says

This post was originally published on this siteBRUSSELS (Reuters) – Carbon dioxide emissions from new cars in Europe increased for a second consecutive year in 2018, according to data

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EU urges US to reconsider decision to cut ties with WHO

This post was originally published on this siteBRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union urged the United States on Saturday to reconsider its decision to cut ties with the World Health

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UN delays crucial climate summit for a year, cites pandemic

This post was originally published on this site(Reuters) – The coronavirus pandemic has prompted the United Nations to delay until late 2021 a crucial climate summit that had been scheduled

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EU recovery fund has ‘green strings’ but no ban on fossil fuels

This post was originally published on this site(Reuters) – The European Commission pledged on Thursday to attach climate conditions to its massive funding package to save Europe’s

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EU ‘green’ recovery to target buildings, clean power, hydrogen: draft

This post was originally published on this siteBRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union plans for an environmentally-friendly economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic will target building

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EU plans to halve pesticide use, expand organic farming

This post was originally published on this siteBRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission said on Wednesday it planned to increase organic farming and cut agricultural chemical use to

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European lockdowns could avert 11300 air pollution deaths – report

This post was originally published on this siteBy Kate Abnett. April 30 (Reuters) – Improved air quality in Europe due to lockdowns to combat the coronavirus pandemic has delivered health

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EU climate chief sees green strings for car scrappage schemes

This post was originally published on this site(Reuters) – The European Union’s chief climate official said on Tuesday there could be green conditions attached to any car scrappage

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