drought – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Wed, 12 Jun 2019 13:55:37 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.9 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png drought – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Germany wants UN Security Council more involved in mitigating climate crisis https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/germany-wants-un-security-council-to-get-involved-in-mitigating-climate-crisis/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/germany-wants-un-security-council-to-get-involved-in-mitigating-climate-crisis/#respond Wed, 05 Jun 2019 05:44:14 +0000 https://www.euractiv.de/?post_type=news&p=493295 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/germany-wants-un-security-council-to-get-involved-in-mitigating-climate-crisis/feed/ 0 German farmers ‘cautiously optimistic’ about 2019 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/german-farmers-cautiously-optimistic-about-economic-situation-in-2019/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/german-farmers-cautiously-optimistic-about-economic-situation-in-2019/#respond Fri, 11 Jan 2019 06:11:35 +0000 https://www.euractiv.de/?post_type=news&p=470213 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/german-farmers-cautiously-optimistic-about-economic-situation-in-2019/feed/ 0 EU mustn’t double down on broken farming https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/opinion/eu-mustnt-double-down-on-broken-farming/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/opinion/eu-mustnt-double-down-on-broken-farming/#comments Fri, 28 Sep 2018 11:19:51 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1275098 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/opinion/eu-mustnt-double-down-on-broken-farming/feed/ 1 German farmers to get €340m state aid for drought-caused harvest losses https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/german-farmers-to-get-340-million-euro-state-aid-for-drought-caused-harvest-losses/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/german-farmers-to-get-340-million-euro-state-aid-for-drought-caused-harvest-losses/#respond Wed, 22 Aug 2018 13:26:48 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1264600 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/german-farmers-to-get-340-million-euro-state-aid-for-drought-caused-harvest-losses/feed/ 0 Straw prices soar, piling pressure on northern Europe livestock farmers https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/straw-prices-soar-piling-pressure-on-northern-europe-livestock-farmers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/straw-prices-soar-piling-pressure-on-northern-europe-livestock-farmers/#comments Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:11:08 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1262753 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/straw-prices-soar-piling-pressure-on-northern-europe-livestock-farmers/feed/ 1 Extreme drought causes EU vegetables ‘most serious’ crisis in 40 years https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/extreme-drought-causes-eu-vegetables-most-serious-crisis-in-40-years/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/extreme-drought-causes-eu-vegetables-most-serious-crisis-in-40-years/#comments Tue, 07 Aug 2018 06:03:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1262037 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/extreme-drought-causes-eu-vegetables-most-serious-crisis-in-40-years/feed/ 1 Commission gives EU farmers ‘temporary relief’ amid extreme droughts https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-gives-eu-farmers-temporary-relief-amid-extreme-droughts/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-gives-eu-farmers-temporary-relief-amid-extreme-droughts/#respond Mon, 06 Aug 2018 07:27:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1261967 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-gives-eu-farmers-temporary-relief-amid-extreme-droughts/feed/ 0 Extreme weather events on the rise, European scientists warn https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/extreme-weather-events-on-the-rise-european-scientists-warn/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/extreme-weather-events-on-the-rise-european-scientists-warn/#respond Thu, 22 Mar 2018 05:46:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1223633 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/extreme-weather-events-on-the-rise-european-scientists-warn/feed/ 0 Index insurance trialled in sub-Saharan Africa as part of climate change fight https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/index-insurance-trialled-in-sub-saharan-africa-as-part-of-climate-change-fight/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/index-insurance-trialled-in-sub-saharan-africa-as-part-of-climate-change-fight/#respond Wed, 28 Feb 2018 10:12:26 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1217139 https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/index-insurance-trialled-in-sub-saharan-africa-as-part-of-climate-change-fight/feed/ 0 Enhancing water security in urban areas https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/enhancing-water-security-in-urban-areas/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/enhancing-water-security-in-urban-areas/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 06:53:42 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1210804 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/enhancing-water-security-in-urban-areas/feed/ 0 Commission relaxes CAP payment rules for weather-afflicted farmers https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-relaxes-cap-payment-rules-for-weather-afflicted-farmers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-relaxes-cap-payment-rules-for-weather-afflicted-farmers/#respond Wed, 06 Sep 2017 17:04:24 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1172595 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-relaxes-cap-payment-rules-for-weather-afflicted-farmers/feed/ 0 Drought mitigation: Lessons from Ethiopia https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-fund/opinion/drought-mitigation-lessons-from-ethiopia/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-fund/opinion/drought-mitigation-lessons-from-ethiopia/#respond Thu, 04 May 2017 09:00:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1142676 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-fund/opinion/drought-mitigation-lessons-from-ethiopia/feed/ 0 Climate change exacerbates threat of terrorism https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/climate-change-exacerbates-threat-of-terrorism/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/climate-change-exacerbates-threat-of-terrorism/#respond Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:44:53 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1139136 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/climate-change-exacerbates-threat-of-terrorism/feed/ 0 Merkel’s ‘man in Africa’ downbeat on prospects for Africa-EU summit https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/merkels-man-in-africa-downbeat-on-prospects-for-africa-eu-summit/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/merkels-man-in-africa-downbeat-on-prospects-for-africa-eu-summit/#comments Wed, 12 Apr 2017 04:21:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1137249 https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/merkels-man-in-africa-downbeat-on-prospects-for-africa-eu-summit/feed/ 1 UN Food Organisation deputy chief: ‘Famine is back’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/monday-un-food-organization-deputy-general-famine-is-back/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/monday-un-food-organization-deputy-general-famine-is-back/#comments Mon, 03 Apr 2017 04:19:36 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1134405 Global Report on Food Crises 2017, Daniel Gustafson, the Deputy Director General of the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation, warned that 108 million people are in “food crisis” around the world.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/monday-un-food-organization-deputy-general-famine-is-back/feed/ 1 Extra €165m from EU for drought crisis in South Sudan, Somalia, Ethiopia https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/extra-e165m-from-eu-for-drought-crisis-in-south-sudan-somalia-ethiopia/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/extra-e165m-from-eu-for-drought-crisis-in-south-sudan-somalia-ethiopia/#respond Fri, 17 Mar 2017 17:19:32 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1128757 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/extra-e165m-from-eu-for-drought-crisis-in-south-sudan-somalia-ethiopia/feed/ 0 EU’s New Consensus on Development needs support https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/why-we-need-to-bring-finance-and-development-together-and-support-the-eus-new-consensus-on-development/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/why-we-need-to-bring-finance-and-development-together-and-support-the-eus-new-consensus-on-development/#comments Thu, 16 Mar 2017 05:18:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1127721 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/why-we-need-to-bring-finance-and-development-together-and-support-the-eus-new-consensus-on-development/feed/ 1 Climate change to hit Mediterranean with more forest fires https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/climate-change-to-hit-mediterranean-with-more-forest-fires/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/climate-change-to-hit-mediterranean-with-more-forest-fires/#comments Fri, 10 Mar 2017 13:21:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1126146 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/climate-change-to-hit-mediterranean-with-more-forest-fires/feed/ 1 World Bank economist: ‘Better climate risk management could save the poor billions each year’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/interview/world-bank-economist-better-climate-risk-management-could-save-the-poor-billions-each-year/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/interview/world-bank-economist-better-climate-risk-management-could-save-the-poor-billions-each-year/#respond Mon, 14 Nov 2016 10:31:38 +0000 http://www.euractiv.fr/?post_type=interview&p=311102 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/interview/world-bank-economist-better-climate-risk-management-could-save-the-poor-billions-each-year/feed/ 0 Ethiopian Ambassador: ‘Anti-peace elements’ took advantage of Oromia, Amhara protests https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/ethiopian-government-answers-critics-over-oromia-amhara-protest-deaths/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/ethiopian-government-answers-critics-over-oromia-amhara-protest-deaths/#comments Wed, 05 Oct 2016 04:51:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1045933 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/ethiopian-government-answers-critics-over-oromia-amhara-protest-deaths/feed/ 1 No Emergency Trust Fund money goes to Ethiopian government, Commission stresses https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-no-emergency-trust-fund-money-goes-to-ethiopian-government-commission-stresses/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-no-emergency-trust-fund-money-goes-to-ethiopian-government-commission-stresses/#comments Wed, 07 Sep 2016 04:21:10 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1035301 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/weds-no-emergency-trust-fund-money-goes-to-ethiopian-government-commission-stresses/feed/ 7 Gebrselassie calls for more help for El Niño-hit Africa https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/gebrselassie-calls-for-more-help-for-el-nino-hit-africa/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/gebrselassie-calls-for-more-help-for-el-nino-hit-africa/#respond Tue, 19 Jul 2016 04:26:38 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1022488 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/gebrselassie-calls-for-more-help-for-el-nino-hit-africa/feed/ 0 El Niño plunges southern Madagascar into famine https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/el-nino-plunges-southern-madagascar-into-famine/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/el-nino-plunges-southern-madagascar-into-famine/#respond Tue, 28 Jun 2016 04:15:52 +0000 http://www.euractiv.fr/?post_type=news&p=289562 EURACTIV France reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/el-nino-plunges-southern-madagascar-into-famine/feed/ 0 Morocco urges Brussels to end farm pact deadlock https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/morocco-urges-brussels-to-end-farm-pact-deadlock/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/morocco-urges-brussels-to-end-farm-pact-deadlock/#respond Thu, 09 Jun 2016 05:48:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=993614 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/morocco-urges-brussels-to-end-farm-pact-deadlock/feed/ 0 EU aid in the Horn of Africa https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-aid-in-the-horn-of-africa/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-aid-in-the-horn-of-africa/#comments Wed, 13 Apr 2016 09:27:27 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=962338 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-aid-in-the-horn-of-africa/feed/ 1 Drought-hit Ethiopia reinvents itself as upmarket tourist destination https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/drought-hit-ethiopia-reinvents-itself-as-upmarket-tourist-destination/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/drought-hit-ethiopia-reinvents-itself-as-upmarket-tourist-destination/#comments Thu, 03 Mar 2016 05:31:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=942104 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/drought-hit-ethiopia-reinvents-itself-as-upmarket-tourist-destination/feed/ 2 El Niño is causing global food crisis, UN warns https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/el-nino-is-causing-global-food-crisis-un-warns/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/el-nino-is-causing-global-food-crisis-un-warns/#respond Wed, 17 Feb 2016 07:01:07 +0000 http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2016/feb/17/el-nino-leaves-100-million-people-hungry-short-of-water-droughts-floods-worldwide Severe droughts and floods triggered by one of the strongest El Niño weather events ever recorded have left nearly 100 million people in southern Africa, Asia and Latin America facing food and water shortages and vulnerable to diseases including Zika, international aid agencies and governments have said.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/el-nino-is-causing-global-food-crisis-un-warns/feed/ 0 Ethiopia’s El Niño drought leaves 10m dependent on food aid https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/ethiopia-s-el-nino-drought-leaves-10m-dependent-on-food-aid/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/ethiopia-s-el-nino-drought-leaves-10m-dependent-on-food-aid/#respond Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:23:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=890772 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/ethiopia-s-el-nino-drought-leaves-10m-dependent-on-food-aid/feed/ 0 Organic farmers could feed the world https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/organic-farmers-could-feed-the-world/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/organic-farmers-could-feed-the-world/#respond Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:09:43 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=890566 Our partner Journal de l’Environnement reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/organic-farmers-could-feed-the-world/feed/ 0 El Niño: A silver lining with a large cloud https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/el-nino-a-silver-lining-with-a-large-cloud/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/el-nino-a-silver-lining-with-a-large-cloud/#respond Wed, 06 Jan 2016 06:12:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=887832 report by the Munich Re Group has shown that financial losses from natural catastrophes were lower in 2015 than in 2009. Nevertheless, the number of victims remains high. EURACTIV's partner Tagesspiegel reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/el-nino-a-silver-lining-with-a-large-cloud/feed/ 0 Agriculture Secretary: Geographic protection ‘not an easy issue’ in TTIP https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/agriculture-secretary-geographic-protection-not-an-easy-issue-in-ttip/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/agriculture-secretary-geographic-protection-not-an-easy-issue-in-ttip/#respond Wed, 02 Dec 2015 05:39:41 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=885960 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/agriculture-secretary-geographic-protection-not-an-easy-issue-in-ttip/feed/ 0 GMOs take root as a controversial answer to hunger in Africa https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/gmos-take-root-as-a-controversial-answer-to-hunger-in-africa/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/gmos-take-root-as-a-controversial-answer-to-hunger-in-africa/#respond Fri, 18 Sep 2015 07:55:51 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=879579 SPECIAL REPORT / For some experts, genetically modified organisms are the answer to Africa's harsh climate and low agricultural productivity. But for critics, dependence on powerful seed companies outweighs the benefits. EURACTIV France reports.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/gmos-take-root-as-a-controversial-answer-to-hunger-in-africa/feed/ 0 Puerto Rico hopes storms will ease drought https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/puerto-rico-hopes-storms-will-ease-drought/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/puerto-rico-hopes-storms-will-ease-drought/#respond Wed, 26 Aug 2015 08:47:50 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=877894 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/puerto-rico-hopes-storms-will-ease-drought/feed/ 0 Europe tries new recipe to combat hunger in Ethiopia https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/europe-tries-new-recipe-to-combat-hunger-in-ethiopia/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/europe-tries-new-recipe-to-combat-hunger-in-ethiopia/#respond Wed, 20 Nov 2013 08:52:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832537 SPECIAL REPORT / Learning from past crises, the European Commission has changed tack on its approach to food security in the Horn of Africa, focusing on resilience to droughts and supporting diversification in local farming production. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/europe-tries-new-recipe-to-combat-hunger-in-ethiopia/feed/ 0 Report: 19 countries suffer ‘alarming’ hunger levels https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/report-19-countries-suffer-alarming-hunger-levels/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/report-19-countries-suffer-alarming-hunger-levels/#respond Wed, 16 Oct 2013 08:13:40 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832191 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/report-19-countries-suffer-alarming-hunger-levels/feed/ 0 UN food official: Donor flexibility is vital to crisis response https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/un-food-official-donor-flexibility-is-vital-to-crisis-response/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/un-food-official-donor-flexibility-is-vital-to-crisis-response/#respond Fri, 26 Apr 2013 07:41:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=835014 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/un-food-official-donor-flexibility-is-vital-to-crisis-response/feed/ 0 Swift move by EU helped ease nutrition crisis, UN official says https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/swift-move-by-eu-helped-ease-nutrition-crisis-un-official-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/swift-move-by-eu-helped-ease-nutrition-crisis-un-official-says/#respond Fri, 26 Apr 2013 07:40:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=830330 SPECIAL REPORT / Faced with a worsening drought and food crisis in Africa’s Sahel region last year, the United Nations got a sudden infusion of EU cash to provide nutritional help to 1.5 million pregnant women and children. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/swift-move-by-eu-helped-ease-nutrition-crisis-un-official-says/feed/ 0 African herdsmen use mobile phones for drought alerts https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/african-herdsmen-use-mobile-phones-for-drought-alerts/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/african-herdsmen-use-mobile-phones-for-drought-alerts/#respond Mon, 15 Apr 2013 08:29:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=830248 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/african-herdsmen-use-mobile-phones-for-drought-alerts/feed/ 0 Commission isn’t ready to bury soil directive https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-isn-t-ready-to-bury-soil-directive/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-isn-t-ready-to-bury-soil-directive/#respond Thu, 06 Dec 2012 08:02:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=826950 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-isn-t-ready-to-bury-soil-directive/feed/ 0 Budget cuts leave Spanish fire crews high and dry https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/budget-cuts-leave-spanish-fire-crews-high-and-dry/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/budget-cuts-leave-spanish-fire-crews-high-and-dry/#respond Fri, 24 Aug 2012 08:31:36 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=825246 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/budget-cuts-leave-spanish-fire-crews-high-and-dry/feed/ 0 Water Week chief: Better management, governance needed https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/water-week-chief-better-management-governance-needed/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/water-week-chief-better-management-governance-needed/#respond Fri, 24 Aug 2012 07:38:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=834808 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/water-week-chief-better-management-governance-needed/feed/ 0 Droughts cut Europe’s food output, raise fire risks https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-europe/news/droughts-cut-europe-s-food-output-raise-fire-risks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-europe/news/droughts-cut-europe-s-food-output-raise-fire-risks/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2012 07:34:59 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827095 https://www.euractiv.com/section/central-europe/news/droughts-cut-europe-s-food-output-raise-fire-risks/feed/ 0 Evidence linking climate change to extreme weather mounts https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/evidence-linking-climate-change-to-extreme-weather-mounts/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/evidence-linking-climate-change-to-extreme-weather-mounts/#respond Thu, 29 Mar 2012 08:09:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827128 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/evidence-linking-climate-change-to-extreme-weather-mounts/feed/ 0 Plenty of water, but is there enough to drink? https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plenty-of-water-but-is-there-enough-to-drink/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plenty-of-water-but-is-there-enough-to-drink/#respond Mon, 05 Mar 2012 23:33:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827138 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plenty-of-water-but-is-there-enough-to-drink/feed/ 0 EU countries mull aid plans for drought-hit farms https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-countries-mull-aid-plans-for-drought-hit-farms/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-countries-mull-aid-plans-for-drought-hit-farms/#respond Fri, 10 Jun 2011 08:52:50 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827005 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-countries-mull-aid-plans-for-drought-hit-farms/feed/ 0 France in ‘crisis situation’ as drought deepens https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/france-in-crisis-situation-as-drought-deepens/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/france-in-crisis-situation-as-drought-deepens/#respond Tue, 17 May 2011 08:36:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=817926 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/france-in-crisis-situation-as-drought-deepens/feed/ 0 Nordic countries least vulnerable to climate change https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/nordic-countries-least-vulnerable-to-climate-change/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/nordic-countries-least-vulnerable-to-climate-change/#respond Thu, 21 Oct 2010 08:48:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827285 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/nordic-countries-least-vulnerable-to-climate-change/feed/ 0 EU warns of permanent water scarcity in some regions https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/eu-warns-of-permanent-water-scarcity-in-some-regions/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/eu-warns-of-permanent-water-scarcity-in-some-regions/#respond Wed, 19 May 2010 08:36:49 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=815935 https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/eu-warns-of-permanent-water-scarcity-in-some-regions/feed/ 0 After ‘peak oil’, world now faces ‘peak water’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/after-peak-oil-world-now-faces-peak-water/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/after-peak-oil-world-now-faces-peak-water/#respond Tue, 27 May 2008 08:45:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=823820 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/after-peak-oil-world-now-faces-peak-water/feed/ 0 Water scarcity concerns growing https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/water-scarcity-concerns-growing/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/water-scarcity-concerns-growing/#respond Fri, 18 Apr 2008 08:35:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=823566 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/water-scarcity-concerns-growing/feed/ 0 EU warns of water waste, calls for higher prices https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-warns-of-water-waste-calls-for-higher-prices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-warns-of-water-waste-calls-for-higher-prices/#respond Mon, 03 Sep 2007 13:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=799412 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/eu-warns-of-water-waste-calls-for-higher-prices/feed/ 0 Extreme weather in Europe fuels global-warming concerns https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/extreme-weather-in-europe-fuels-global-warming-concerns/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/extreme-weather-in-europe-fuels-global-warming-concerns/#respond Wed, 25 Jul 2007 10:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827978 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/extreme-weather-in-europe-fuels-global-warming-concerns/feed/ 0 Water: use less and pay more, says Commission https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/water-use-less-and-pay-more-says-commission/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/water-use-less-and-pay-more-says-commission/#respond Thu, 19 Jul 2007 13:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=822823 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/water-use-less-and-pay-more-says-commission/feed/ 0 EU urged to adapt to global warming https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-urged-to-adapt-to-global-warming/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-urged-to-adapt-to-global-warming/#respond Mon, 02 Jul 2007 13:45:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=827983 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-urged-to-adapt-to-global-warming/feed/ 0 Oxfam tells G8 to pay for climate change https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/oxfam-tells-g8-to-pay-for-climate-change/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/oxfam-tells-g8-to-pay-for-climate-change/#respond Wed, 30 May 2007 12:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=828003 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/oxfam-tells-g8-to-pay-for-climate-change/feed/ 0 Drought rates have more than doubled since the 1970s https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/drought-rates-have-more-than-doubled-since-the-1970s/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/drought-rates-have-more-than-doubled-since-the-1970s/#respond Thu, 13 Jan 2005 08:50:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=828275 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/drought-rates-have-more-than-doubled-since-the-1970s/feed/ 0 Fire damage: Commission proposes 31.6 million euro for emergency measures https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/fire-damage-commission-proposes-31-6-million-euro-for-emergency-measures/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/fire-damage-commission-proposes-31-6-million-euro-for-emergency-measures/#respond Thu, 28 Aug 2003 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=813530 https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/fire-damage-commission-proposes-31-6-million-euro-for-emergency-measures/feed/ 0 Crop losses of up to 25 per cent due to drought – New Commission measures https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/crop-losses-of-up-to-25-per-cent-due-to-drought-new-commission-measures/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/crop-losses-of-up-to-25-per-cent-due-to-drought-new-commission-measures/#respond Tue, 26 Aug 2003 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=812939 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/crop-losses-of-up-to-25-per-cent-due-to-drought-new-commission-measures/feed/ 0 Structural unemployment in farming major challenge for new EU members https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/structural-unemployment-in-farming-major-challenge-for-new-eu-members/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/structural-unemployment-in-farming-major-challenge-for-new-eu-members/#respond Mon, 04 Aug 2003 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=806256 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/structural-unemployment-in-farming-major-challenge-for-new-eu-members/feed/ 0 Drought relief on the agenda of the Agricultural Council https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/drought-relief-on-the-agenda-of-the-agricultural-council/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/drought-relief-on-the-agenda-of-the-agricultural-council/#respond Tue, 22 Jul 2003 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=795694 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/drought-relief-on-the-agenda-of-the-agricultural-council/feed/ 0