EU agrees to COP27 compromise to keep Paris Agreement alive and protect those most vulnerable to climate change
After a difficult week of negotiations, a strong and united European effort helped secure a hard-fought deal to keep the targets of the Paris Agreement alive.
EU Cohesion Policy: €37.3 billion for Spain to support its green transition and a fair and competitive economy
In 2021-2027, Spain will benefit from €37.3 billion in Cohesion Policy funding to accelerate the country’s green transition, finance innovation and digitisation, increase the employment rate and improve local social services.
Migration routes: Commission proposes Action Plan for Central Mediterranean to address immediate challenges
Ahead of the Extraordinary Justice and Home Affairs Council of 25 November 2022, the Commission is presenting an EU Action Plan on the Central Mediterranean.
Press Statement – President von der Leyen – Conclusion of COP27
COP27 marks a small step towards climate justice but much more is needed for the planet.
Global Gateway: First section of modernised 560km highway along the strategic Northern Corridor, inaugurated in Kenya, will boost trade in East Africa
Today, in Mombasa, Kenya and the European Union in the presence of Kenyan President William Ruto inaugurated the first section of an upgraded 560km highway along the Northern corridor, East Africa’s busiest trade and transport route.