The Body Shop and the European Youth Forum launch a petition calling on all European governments and the European Parliament to lower the voting age to 16 for all local, regional, national and European elections.
The Fit for Future platform published its recommendations to make EU laws more future proof and effective, including the fact that Member States adopt a national neutrality target and revise their governance regulation.
The World Business Council for Sustainable Development announced additional pledges from six companies that are committed to scaling up decarbonized hydrogen in their operations, raising the total number of companies who have already joined the H2Zero initiative up to 34.
In the last decade, UNESCO and the EU have undertaken 109 projects across the world covering all of UNESCO’s fields of competence – culture, education, freedom of expression and equal access to information, and science – and addressing common priorities.
With support from local experts, Belgrade has created a Urban Greening Plan for a Linear Park along a former railway corridor in the urban municipalities of Stari Grad and Palilua. The park will stretch from the Beton Hala along the Danube to the Pancevo Bridge.
The European Institute of Peace brought together in Bogotá more than 40 community leaders from 8 of the regions most affected by the conflict in Colombia: Meta-Guaviare, Catatumbo, Montes de María, Sur de Bolívar, Putumayo, Cauca, Arauca, and Chocó.
The Green Climate Fund and the Infrastructure Development Company Limited have signed a critical agreement to implement a large-scale energy saving project for Bangladesh’s textile and garment industries.