News

On this page, you will find the latest news, speeches, and talks.

(With a few exceptions, most of them are written in German.)

Brussels, 06.12.2021. Since 2002, the World Soil Day takes place every year on 5 December. MEP Manuela Ripa used this occasion to speak one day later in the Environment Committee about the importance of a European Soil Protection Act: "I very much welcome the fact...

Brussels, 18.11.2021. For a long time, the European Parliament has been fighting for it: an EU-wide legislative proposal on soil protection. Now the European Commission has announced that it will finally present a legislative proposal for the protection of EU soils by 2023. Manuela Ripa, Greens/EFA...

Brussels, 16 November 2021. This weekend, the UN Climate Change Conference COP26 came to an end with a series of announcements. "The outcome is sobering. The announced plans will not be enough to limit global warming to the necessary 1.5 °C. Climate protection is coming...