EU LAUNCHES GREEN PLAN TO LEAD FIGHT AGAINST CLIMATE EMERGENCY
13 / 12 / 2019
Seventeen years ago, Jacques Chirac spoke at the Johannesburg Earth Summit with these words: "Our house is burning and we are looking the other way". The speech of the then French president was somewhat visionary. This Wednesday, back in 2019, a time of climate mobilisations and scientific alerts, the European Commission wanted to send a message inherited from that spirit: the EU is no longer distracted looking out the window as the planet burns.
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