05/12/2013 Commissioner Damanaki delivered a speech on Thursday December 5th while participating in the Conference "European strategy for Blue Growth - Conditions for a Blue Economy in the Mediterranean" (...)
05/12/2013 Commissioner Damanaki is paying today, December 5th, an official visit to Rome. She is participating in a conference entitled "European Strategy for Blue Growth - Conditions for a Blue Economy (...)
04/12/2013 The Greek Government, conducted by Prime Minister Antonis Samaras paid an official visit to the European Commission today Wednesday December 4th. The Greek delegation participated in the plenary (...)
Following the Warsaw climate talks, it is not clear whether the new treaty to be signed in Paris in 2015 will deliver meaningful commitments to reduce carbon emissions. This is undoubtedly a setback but we should therefore consider how we could lead by example.
The EU is committed to a low-carbon economy. We can show the world that low carbon is not only good for the planet but it also makes us less reliant on unstable sources of fossil fuels. We also need to show that reducing emissions is not incompatible with growth. In 2012, ...