European Parliament: Fund for the Reconstruction of Ukraine

Human casualties, but also material damage and economic consequences Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine has killed not only the military and civilians but also caused an unprecedented wave of property damage. The economic and infrastructure consequences in the neighboring country will worsen as the attack by Russian troops intensifies. Reconstruction Fund for Ukraine USR MEP [...]

2022-03-09T12:10:18+00:00March 7th, 2022|Activity, European Parliament, Press Release|0 Comments

EU programme for children who lost parents to Covid19

MEPs request an EU programme for children who lost parents to Covid-19 27 MEPs from all EP groups and 15 Member States (Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, France, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain) have requested the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, and Commissioner for Jobs and Social [...]

[video] EU parking safety resolution for truck drivers

EU parking safety resolution for truck drivers gets in the European Parliament. The initiative started from the case of the Romanian truck driver killed in France. The motion for a resolution on the safety of truck parks in the EU was voted on at a meeting of the European Parliament's Committee on Petitions (PETI) today. [...]

3 billion more trees by 2030

The European Commission wants an additional 3 billion trees by 2030. Romania is losing 3 hectares of forest per hour. In the new EU forestry strategy adopted today, the European Commission wants 3 billion more trees by 2030. At the same time, the latest country report made by the Commission reveals a dramatic situation for [...]

Renew Europe calls for a European Green Prosecutor

Renew Europe calls for a European Green Prosecutor in the European Public Prosecutor's Office (EPPO) headed by Laura Codruța Kövesi. Its role will be to combat environmental crime in all Member States. The Renew Europe Group supports the initiative of the USRPLUS MEPs and calls for the establishment of a European Green Prosecutor. At the [...]

9 out of 10 Europeans believe that climate change is the EU’s worst problem

According to the latest European survey, citizens in all EU Member States believe that climate change is the worst problem today. The results of the Eurobarometer are categorical: 9 out of 10 Europeans believe that climate change is the EU's worst problem (93%), and almost 8 out of 10 (78%) as a very serious problem, [...]

Romania, suffocated by garbage

Romania, suffocated by garbage. We import 7 times more waste than in previous years. This year, 7 times more waste arrived in Romania than in 2020, according to the data received from the Coast Guard, respectively from the Constanța Environmental Guard. It is about non-compliant waste, discovered by the authorities in both river and sea [...]

Europol notes an explosion of environmental crimes

Europol notes an explosion of environmental crimes. Specialists are needed in national institutions European countries do not correctly and completely report environmental crimes to Europol. However, the representatives of the European Agency have noticed an exponential increase in them in recent years. From 14 cases of violations of environmental legislation in 2016 to over 800 [...]

August 10th file – new appeal solution

USRPLUS MEP Vlad Gheorghe, victim of the gendarmes' aggression in the August 10th File, announces a new request addressed to DIICOT. Although last week Bucharest Tribunal issued a final decision, the MEP proposes in  August 10th File a new appeal. Lawyer by profession, Vlad Gheorghe urges the victims in the case to request DIICOT the [...]

2021-10-15T09:05:24+00:00March 11th, 2021|Activity, Justice, Press Release, Rule of Law|0 Comments