05.03.2018 | Minutes and reports | Europe and the Environment

Statement of Green Growth Group

Federal Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks and 13 other EU environment and climate ministers are pushing to make the next EU budget climate-friendly. The 14 ministers are members of the Green Growth Group, which published a joint letter to the EU Commission on the topic on 5 March 2018. In addition to Minister Hendricks, ministers from the UK, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Luxembourg, Portugal, Slovenia, Italy, Spain and Austria have signed the statement. Additional signatures may be added.