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From cutting-edge research to passionate protest, the climate community is fighting for a better quality of life and a brighter future. Learn more about the concrete triumphs that are bringing us one step closer to net zero, through stories that highlight the impact of our grantee partners’ work. 

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30.11.2022

COP27: A breakthrough on climate damages, but still far to go

As the climate crisis has converged with others – Russia’s war on Ukraine, the global energy crisis, and runaway inflation – the stakes were higher than ever for the 27th United Nations Climate Summit in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. Following two…

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Lifting a climate block: Towards the end of the Energy Charter Treaty?

Energy systems
| 16.11.2022

Accelerating the shift to more sustainable agriculture, food and forestry systems

Germany
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Land use
| 01.09.2022

Innovative training programme seeks to ‘power up’ climate communications in Europe

Energy systemsStrategic Communications
| 06.08.2022

Landmark victory on Europe’s transport decarbonisation

Transport
| 03.08.2022

The ‘Fit For 55’ package at a glance

Climate Planning & LawsEU Green Deal Diplomacy
| 05.04.2022

Left out cold in a winter of discontent: Gas price crisis highlights the need for urgent transition to renewables

Energy systems
| 20.12.2021

COP26: Turning Paris into reality

19.10.2021

The growing traction of climate citizens assemblies

FranceSpainUnited Kingdom
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Climate Planning & Laws
| 12.10.2021

Topping off a decade of work: Spain adopts its first Climate Law

Spain
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Climate Planning & Laws
| 31.05.2021

European Climate Law: The beginning of a new chapter

Climate Planning & Laws
| 03.05.2021

EU leaders set more ambitious emissions reductions target for 2030

Climate Planning & Laws
| 31.01.2021

The Renovation Wave gathers strength across Europe

Buildings
| 31.10.2020

A breath of fresh air for cities during the lockdown

FranceGermanyItalyPoland
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Transport
| 02.07.2020

From energy poverty to clean air in Poland

Poland
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Buildings
| 03.12.2019

Sweden rejects major gas terminal on climate grounds

Sweden
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Energy systems
| 10.10.2019

Madrid reactivates ‘Low Emission Zone’ in reaction to intense citizen pushback

Spain
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Transport
| 05.07.2019