Europe and Central Asia

European Commission (Juncker Commission)

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The European Commission is the executive body of the European Union, proposing legislation, implementing decisions and upholding treaties.
The current Commission is being headed up by Jean-Claude Juncker and a team of Commissioners, with one from each of the European Union's 28 member countries.

Green 10 open letter to Vice President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans on possible withdrawal of air and waste proposals and absence of sustainability Vice President of the European Commission
11 October 2014


Civil society open letter to President Jean - Claude Juncker and First Vice - President Frans Timmermans in response to Business Europe: Civil Society view regarding pending EU legislation 2014

4 October 2014

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Green 10 brief: A New Impetus for Europe: urgent Actions and Priorities for the new European Commission

31 October 2014

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Green 10 press statement: concerns remain over Juncker Commission’s commitment to environment
22 October 2014
With today’s vote by the European Parliament a new political phase begins in the European Union. The Green 10 calls on President Juncker and his team of Commissioners to give European citizens, and their future generations, a healthy, inclusive and environmentally sound place to live.





Green 10 open letter to President-elect Juncker
16 October 2014
Incoming European Commission must heed EU citizens’ call for a sustainable economy and environmental protection.
Green 10 open letter to president Schulz
16 October 2014
President-elect Juncker ignores EU citizens and Parliament’s call for a sustainable economy and environmental protection


Green 10 briefing: President-Elect Juncker must do more than a vague committment to "sustainability"

10  October 2014






BirdLife Europe - CEMBUREAU joint appeal to President Jean-Claude Juncker

8 October 2014





Green 10 reaction to the Commissioners' hearings: European Parliament should reject Juncker’s environmentally unsustainable Commission

7 October 2014






Green 10 open letter to Frans Timmermans, designated Vice-President for Better Regulation 

29 September 2014





RGI open Letter: The need for clear, stable nature and climate mandates for grid investment

The Renewables Grid Initiative open letter to President Juncker

29 September 2014





The 10 leading environmental NGOs appeal to the European Parliament to block the Juncker Commission in its current structure and put forward a list of formal requests

Green 10 Press release

15 September 2014



Why the European Parliament should block Jean-Claude Juncker’s attempt to undermine the EU’s environmental policies

Green 10 appeal to the Members of the European Parliament

12 September 2014




New Commission sidelining environment

Green 10 open letter to Mr. Juncker, President of the European Commission

11 September 2014





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