Invitation to “Innovation and Circular Economy in Mountain Forest Supply Chains: How to Close the Loop?” Workshop

Dear Madam, Sir,

Please join Euromontana and PINS for a workshop on “Innovation and Circular Economy in Mountain Forest Supply Chains: How to Close the Loop?” on November 29th, 2016 in Skrad, Croatia. The workshop is co-hosted by Croatian Member of the European Parliament, Joso Radoš of the RUMRA (Rural, Mountainous and Remote Areas) Intergroup.

The workshop […]

RUMRA Parliamentary Intergroup Meeting Invitation

RUMRA meeting on
Rural Energy Matters: Energy efficiency for climate and health
Thursday, 27 October 2016: 10:00-11:00, Louise Weiss, N4.3 European Parliament, Strasbourg, France

The reliance of rural homes and businesses on high carbon solid and liquid fuels is increasingly accepted as being a target for action as Europe seeks to reduce its GHG emissions. However, less well […]

‘Climate change – A positive contribution from the mountains’

We have talked long enough about climate change- now is the time for action and mountains are set to be Europe’s pioneers in climate change mitigation and adaptation.

From 3 to 5 October 2016, around 260 mountain actors (researchers, farmers, environmentalists, elected representatives from local and regional authorities, representatives of chambers of commerce and development agencies) […]

Euromontana conference sees the publication of the Bragança declaration

We, representatives of Euromontana, assembled here in Bragança on the 4th October 2016, do declare:

The first to be affected by climate change, mountain populations are among the most sensitive to the disruption to the global balance caused by climate change. This sensitivity was recognized in the Declaration Rio +20, “The Future We Want”. If we […]

Upcoming event: Energy and Climate policy for the countryside – 25 November 2015

November 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Working Group on Energy and Climate Change will held a MEP Dinner Debate on ‘Energy and Climate policy for the countryside’. The event will take place on Wednesday, 25 November 2015 in Strasbourg.

The climate change negotiations in Paris in December 2015, and the Commission’s plans to […]