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UN Climate Action Summit: We need a faster pace of Action in Europe

Brussels, 23 September 2019   Global leaders, including European Council President, Donald Tusk and European Commissioner on Climate Action & Energy, Miguel Arias-Cañete will arrive in New York next Monday, 23 September for the UN Secretary General’s Climate Action Summit.  ...

ACT Alliance EU urges the informal Justice and Home Affairs Council to end the search and rescue crisis

On the occasion of the forthcoming informal meeting of Ministers of the Justice and Home Affairs Council of the European Union, which will take place in Helsinki from 18.7.2019 - 19.7.2019, all Protestant development and humanitarian organizations that are members of ACT Alliance EU, as well as the...

Press Release: "Our new European Parliament must care for Creation"

  “Our new European Parliament must care for Creation”, says ACT Alliance EU   Tuesday, 14 May 2019 Brussels, Belgium   Climate change is a rapidly growing threat to the European Union and the whole of Creation. Faith groups, including ACT Alliance EU, are concerned wi...

Analysis of the climate finance reporting of the EU

Press Release: New Study finds that the EU must revise its Climate Finance Policies

The EU, together with all other developed countries have committed to mobilise up to USD 100 billion annually by 2020 onwards to support poor and vulnerable countries around the world, in their efforts to deal with climate change. This support should be balanced between mitigation and adaptation pro...

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Press Release: People will suffer if only investors' concerns are considered

The European Union (EU) and Myanmar have entered the final negotiations on an Investment Protection Agreement. The agreement aims to promote EU investment in Myanmar, investment intended to bring foreign capital, employment, new technologies, skills and know-how to the country. However, a new report...

Joint press release: European Parliament mobilises for Human Rights Defenders in Guatemala

233 human rights defenders assaults and 14 homicides were registered in 2016. The majority of those remained unpunished The EP reports threats and intimidation campaigns towards court officials The EP urges Guatemalan authorities to comply with their human rights obligations and the Congress...

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