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06/23/2017 at 14:06. Facebook
Will you be taking a dip in France this summer? You might be interested to know that out of 3,359 bathing water sites surveyed in 2016 that 91% had either good or excellent water quality!

Read the full report on France, and find out about the water quality all over Europe with the European Environment Agency's interactive map: [ Europa.eu Link ]
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06/19/2017 at 11:22. Facebook
50% of rooms in the Best Western Premier Hotel Victoria in Freiburg, Germany have their energy needs met by solar panels on the hotel's roof!

Read more about other EMAS Performers ➡ [ Europa.eu Link ]

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50 of rooms in the Best Western Premier Hotel Victoria in Freiburg

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If you're planning to go to Malta on holidays this summer - or you live there! - the good news is that of 87 bathing water sites surveyed, all had either good or excellent water quality!

Find out more about water quality in Malta and other European countries on the European Environment Agency's interactive map ➡ [ Europa.eu Link ]
If youre planning to go to Malta on holidays this summer or
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Brendan McSherry
Radu M Oleniuc
Today is United Nations World Day to Combat Desertification! The poorest and most vulnerable populations and countries are hit hardest by climate change impacts like desertification. Hassan from Niger had to leave his country as the land he was living on became infertile. With our support in making land fertile again he could return back and live on productive land.

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It might be warming up for the summer, but we're still working to protect the Arctic! ❄

Today and tomorrow the EU is co-organising an event in Finland to discuss challenges and opportunities facing the region to our north, and how international & local cooperation can boost sustainable & innovative development. Watch live here [ Europa.eu Link ]

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It might be warming up for the summer but we're still working to protect the Arctic ❄️
Planning to visit Italy this summer and go for a swim? You'll be glad to know that out of 5,518 bathing water sites, on the coast as well as inland, 96% had either good or excellent water quality in 2016 according to the European Environment Agency!

Look more closely at what ratings Italian bathing water sites got and explore the rest of Europe with the interactive map: [ Europa.eu Link ]
Planning to visit Italy this summer and go for a swim Youll
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Francesco Cibati
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With Commissioner Karmenu Vella representing the EU and European Commission at the G7 Environment meeting in Bologna, Italy today, read his statement on EU Environment and EU Climate Action issues ➡ [ Europa.eu Link ]
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The Natura 2000 Award rewards excellence in the management of Natura 2000 protected areas, and is open to individuals, businesses, authorities, NGOs, volunteers, land owners, and educational institutions! ????

Submit your application for the next edition of the #Natura2000 Awards by 27 September 2017 ➡ europa.eu/!tW67Jn
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Today is World Oceans Day! See what the EU is doing to keep our seas and oceans healthy and productive ➡ [ Europa.eu Link ]
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Today is United Nations World Environment Day! This year's theme is 'connecting people with nature', so why not celebrate with us and UN Environment by sharing your favourite place in nature on Facebook or on Twitter using #WithNature!

You can also follow us tomorrow for our conference on the EU Action Plan for nature, people and the economy. Find out more here ➡ [ Europa.eu Link ]
The final day of EU Green Week 2017 was all about developing urban areas sustainably, finding new ways to generate innovation, and – of course – green jobs in our cities! Read our daily report for more and find out which cities were awarded the titles of European Green Capital 2019 and European Green Leaf 2018 #EUGreenWeek
The final day of EU Green Week 2017 was all about developing

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EU Green Week has been all about green jobs for a greener future! What did we learn? Read Commissioner Karmenu Vella's #EUGreenWeek conclusions ➡ [ Eugreenweek.eu Link ]
EU Green Week has been all about green jobs for a greener
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Satnam Lisboa
It's the final day of EU Green Week with the focus on green jobs in cities!

Follow the events taking place in Essen, Germany - European Green Capital 2017 - where young entrepreneurs are talking about what they are doing on green jobs and how they got started, and find out later which city will be crowned European Green Capital 2019! [ Eugreenweek.eu Link ]

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What 'green potential' do the oceans have? From marine and coastal protection and restoration, to aquaculture, tourism and ocean energy, in the sustainable oceans sector there are many opportunities for green jobs! Check out the daily report for day 4 of #EUGreenWeek
What green potential do the oceans have From marine and coastal protection

Today at #EUGreenWeek | 01 June 2017

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Day 4 of EU Green Week is well underway, with today's focus on the oceans! Watch the high-level event on ''Skills needs in an evolving #maritime green economy'' live & follow our social media stream all day on the #EUGreenWeek website ➡ [ Eugreenweek.eu Link ]
Day 4 of EU Green Week is well underway with todays focus
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Gius Cir
On the agenda today at EU Green Week - making sure people in Europe have the skills and knowledge to go from white and blue collar workers to green collar workers! Read our daily report to find out what happened on the second and final day of the EU Green Jobs Summit and more #EUGreenWeek
On the agenda today at EU Green Week making sure people in

Today at #EUGreenWeek | 31 May 2017

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Neprus Andriy
What are green jobs, and how can nature policy help create them? What about jobs in the ocean energy sector, or how investment can be a driver in generating green employment?

Find out about all of this and more today by following the webstreaming and social media feed on the #EUGreenWeek homepage ➡ [ Eugreenweek.eu Link ]
What are green jobs and how can nature policy help create them
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Hearts & Minds for Europe
Water is vital to life – but how is the water sector changing to become more sustainable, creating green jobs along the way? EU Green Week events all over Europe debated exactly this today! Check out our daily report for more, and read about the EU Green Jobs Summit that kicked off in Brussels #EUGreenWeek
Water is vital to life but how is the water sector changing

Today at #EUGreenWeek | 30 May 2017

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Marie Permingeat
Jan Hes
Day 2 of EU Green Week puts the spotlight on green jobs in the water sector! Tune in at 14:30 CET for live coverage via webstreaming and social media for our EU Green Jobs Summit.

And don't miss tonight''s 'Green Awards' to celebrate projects funded by the LIFE programme over the last 25 years that have had a remarkable effect on protecting nature, and created green jobs ➡ [ Eugreenweek.eu...
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Day 2 of EU Green Week puts the spotlight on green jobs