What does the EU do to combat climate breakdown and environmental damage?

Voters across Europe vote for new MEPs on 23rd May 2019, despite the intention of the UK to leave the EU.

It is timely to be aware of the ways that the EU works to co-ordinate climate breakdown action across the 28 member states, Many of the changes that should be made to address the increase in global carbon intensity also address the pollution of our air, water and land.

The EU‘ is one of a set of Transition Highgate pages reviewing the pledges and actions of the Paris agreement. It has sections on aviation, power, buildings, agriculture, waste and transport.

Environment and climate change is an EU resource page.