Sustainable Development

Climate Change


Resource Efficiency

Within the European Parliament, GLOBE EU serves as a platform for discussing European Commission policy proposals and for coordinating political action among like-minded legislators in the European Parliament and at member state level.  It seeks to facilitate structured discussions between Members of the European Parliament, Commission officials, specialists, and a diversity of stakeholders through high-level round tables, workshops and conferences. 


Climate-Resilient Water Management – March 8, 2023

On March 8, GLOBE EU member and MEP Margrete Auken hosted an event to draw attention to the need for European cities and regions to prepare for extreme weather events caused by climate change.  Representatives from Copenhagen and Porto were on call to explain the successful implementation, with support from the European Union, in their […]

Chemical recycling in a zero-waste circular economy – February 8, 2023

GLOBE EU members Sirpa Pietikäinen and Martin Hojsík hosted an event on February 8 to hear from industry experts about chemical recycling and how the technology could help advance circularity in the EU and its transition to zero waste. Specialists from the European Commission, industry, and the NGO community highlighted the importance of adopting a […]


Click here for Al Gore’s Keynote Address during the GLOBE COP26 Legislators Summit

GLOBE EU is pleased to welcome Ville Niinistö as its latest member.  Ville has also joined the GLOBE EU Board, replacing Heidi Hautala

Registration is now open for GLOBE EU’s March 28 conference ‘After the UN 2023 Water Conference – Fighting Water Pollution’.  Please click here for the latest program.  Click here to register.

Registration is now open for GLOBE EU’s May 24 conference ‘A blueprint for sustainable chemicals in a circular economy’.  Please click here for the latest program.  Click here to register.

Click here to register for GLOBE EU’s next WakeUp Call (April 12, from 08h00 to 09h00) with Anders Wijkman, Honorary Member of GLOBE EU and member of the International Resource Panel.  Anders will be joined by Janez Potočnik, co-chair of the International Resource Panel.

Click here for recordings of GLOBE EU’s WakeUp Calls