Recycling and waste management in Europe: See it, say it, sort it?

Recycling and waste management in Europe: See it, say it, sort it?

The UN recently stated that one billion meals worldwide get thrown out daily and just one percent of rare earth element demand is met by e-waste recycling, according to the International Telecommunications Union and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research. While the EU is working hard to cut waste, up recycling and double the Union’s circularity rate by 2030, experts are unsure whether these efforts are enough.

Time to “negotiate” end to war in Ukraine, fighting the right with social policies, says Left EU lead candidate Baier

Time to “negotiate” end to war in Ukraine, fighting the right with social policies, says Left EU lead candidate Baier

The European Left group wants to score points in the European election campaign with demands for affordable housing, free access to education, healthcare and public transport. Lead Candidate Walter Baier said in an exclusive interview with the European Newsroom that it was time to “negotiate” an end to Russia’s war in Ukraine and explained the Left’s strategy to fight the far-right.