Forget me not: National strategies to reach climate neutrality are still missing

According to the Governance Regulation, Member States are required to prepare national long-term strategies to present their climate and energy transition pathway with a perspective of at least 30 years. Despite the deadline for submission being 1 January 2020, still seven countries’ national strategies are missing and the timeline for the European Commission’s assessment is […]

Czech climate policies: words lost in the wind (Czech)

In this report Center for Transport and Energy, Czech partner of the Unify project, and other NGOs assess Czechia's 2030 and long term climate policies and their implementation.  The report also makes recommendations for industry, energy, waste management, and the Just Transition of coal regions to achieve higher climate target and implement better policies. The report calls upon the Czech government to not to block the increase of the EU's 2030 climate target increase as it is needed to protect citizens from the worsening impacts of climate change. 

Paris Agreement aligned long term strategies are the best guide for economic recovery

This briefing discusses how economic recovery packages can support the early transition to low carbon economies in Europe. In addition, it looks into the EU’s Long Term Strategy, the coherence between the EU’s and Member States’ national Long Term Strategies and how the ambition level of these strategies can be increased with sustainable stimulus packages, aimed at achieving the Paris Agreement goals.