Committees / Intergroup
Započela druga faza Inicijative čiste energije za EU otoke
U proljeće 2021. očekuje se raspisivanje poziva na koji će otočani moći predati opise projekta te aplicirati za tehničku pomoć
Marine industries and islands crucial for energy transition success
On 28 January, Tonino Picula, Croatian Member of the European Parliament and Chairman of the EP Intergroup on Seas, Rivers, Islands, and Coastal Areas, together with Commissioner for Environment, Oceans, and Fisheries Virginijus Sinkevičius, opened the conference “A blue dimension to the Green Deal: the way towards a sustainable recovery of the blue economy in Europe” organized by the mentioned Intergroup
VAST COOPERATIVE WORK EXPECTED FROM EU AND USA
Picula highlighted the importance of partnership on an equal basis during a hearing on the future of Euro-Atlantic relations
LET'S USE COHESION FUNDS TO FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE!
Picula is working on a report on the impact of cohesion policy, the most powerful European tool in the fight against climate change and environmental protection in the EU and Croatia
JL: New opportunities for islanders
After last week’s 5th EU Clean Energy Forum, Picula gave a short interview for the daily newspaper “Jutarnji list”
Increase funding for the island’s energy transition!
Picula opened the Fifth Clean Energy Forum of the European Islands and emphasized the need for financial aid to the islands in order to establish sustainable energy transition projects
Sanctions against Belarusian regime without delay
Picula expressed support for the Belarusian people at the EP Foreign Affairs Committee and called for the enactment of sanctions against the regime
Picula prevents report allocation to far-right in the EP
Pro-European forces need to take responsibility and counter the silent march of the far-right, Picula emphasizes.