About: environmentalists

Protected grey seals at the mercy of Poland’s ruling party

Poland's ruling party has a peculiar stance when it comes to nature conservation, a clear example of this is the felling of the Białowieża Forest. The recent killings of protected seals along the country's shore have been completely ignored by the party, which believes that ecology is a notion created by the left. EURACTIV's partner Gazeta Wyborcza reports.
Politics 12-02-2018

Bulgarian nationalists go ballistic over ‘green Jihadist Ska Keller’

Since her flight touched down in Sofia on 8 February, Ska Keller, co-President of the Greens/EFA Group in the European Parliament, became the target of Bulgarian nationalists.

Bulgaria’s EU presidency start drowned by protest shouts

Bulgaria's six-month EU presidency stint yesterday (11 January) got off to a noisy start as anti-corruption protesters blocked streets in heavily-guarded capital Sofia.
Paul Hogan [European Parliament]
Agrifood 03-10-2014

Hogan promises MEPs he will simplify CAP

Irish Commissioner-designate for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan survived his hearing in Parliament’s AGRI Committee, in spite of attacks by the Greens, and some domestic policy issues, raised by compatriots.
EU Elections 2014 08-04-2014

French Greens campaign on the ‘Europe of solutions’

In the lead up to the European elections, France's Greens are focusing on water and air quality, issues that can only be solved at the European level. EURACTIV France reports.

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