European sustainability experts discuss climate challenges in Madrid 

Political leaders and representatives from the fields of politics, business, civil society, and research discussed key sustainability issues at stake for EU policy ahead of next year’s European elections.  The Think2030 Dialogue – Spain brought together a large pan-European community in Madrid on 16 November during the event co-organised by the Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3), the […]

Event report: Third edition of the Think2030 conference

On 29 and 30 June 2022, IEEP and IDDRI welcomed members of the Think2030 platform at Sciences Po, Paris to discuss the implementation status of the European Green Deal. This report is a summary of a two-day discussion among national and EU-level policymakers, experts, representatives of civil society and the private sector on how to […]

State of the EU CBAM after the French Presidency: A reality check

What’s left of the CBAM proposal after a year of political frictions? What strategies could preserve CBAM’s environmental integrity during the Czech and Swedish Presidencies? Almost a year after the release of Fit-for-55, the Think2030 conference will host a dedicated roundtable to take stock of progress made during the French Presidency of the EU Council […]

Delivering climate targets: How can EU policy support a just transition?

To reach its climate target of reducing net greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55% by 2030, the EU is currently discussing an ambitious revamp of its climate and energy legislation: the Fit for 55 Package. The overall benefit for EU societies of tackling climate change is clear. Mitigation policies do however have distributive consequences […]

Towards a Sustainable Food Systems framework law

In 2020, as part of the European Green Deal, the European Commission proposed a new Farm to Fork Strategy aiming to make food systems fair, healthy and environmentally friendly. As part of this strategy, the Commission will develop a legislative proposal for a framework for sustainable food systems (SFS) before the end of 2023. The […]