The European Parliament has approved an own-initiative report on theImplementation of the Ambient Air Quality Directives: Directive 2004/107/EC and Directive 2008/50/ECProcedure file:https://oeil.secure.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/ficheprocedure.do?lang=en&reference=2020/2091(INI)Text adopted:https://www.europarl.europa.eu/doceo/document/TA-9-2021-0107_EN.htmlSummary of text adopted: https://oeil.secure.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/summary.do?id=1656762&t=d&l=en
The Rapporteur participated to the last Stakeholder workshop – Zero Pollution Action Plan for air, water and soil.The publication of the plan is foreseen for May.
The CoR Rapporteur, Mr KARÁCSONY (HU/EPP), participated tot he meeting of the Committee for Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) of the European Parliament.He gave a statement during the discussion on the Implementation report on the Ambient Air Quality Directives, Rapporteur LÓPEZ (S&D/ES).https://oeil.secure.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/ficheprocedure.do?reference=2020/2091(INI)&l=en
See intervention in the video at minutes 17:22.https://multimedia.europarl.europa.eu/en/committee-on-environment-public-health-and-food-safety_20210204-1645-COMMITTEE-ENVI_vd
The CoR Rapporteur Karácsony (HU/EPP) participated with a statement to the debate on the Report on the Implementation of the Ambient Air Quality Directives: Directive 2004/107/EC and Directive 2008/50/EC https://oeil.secure.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/ficheprocedure.do?lang=en&reference=2020/2091(INI)at the the Committee for Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) of the European Parliament.
Video (See time 17:22 for intervention of the Rapporteur)https://multimedia.europarl.europa.eu/en/committee-on-environment-public-health-and-food-safety_20210204-1645-COMMITTEE-ENVI_vd
The European Commission opens its public consultation on the Zero pollution action plan for water, air and soil.Press release: https://ec.europa.eu/environment/news/commission-consults-zero-pollution-action-plan-2020-11-12_en
On the occasion of the 1st ever International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies our member János Ádám Karácsony urges that #CleanAirEU be on the top of the EU's recovery planRead more about his opinon: https://europa.eu/!mx66wM
The Rapporteur, Mr Karácsony (HU/EPP) met the Member of the European Parliament, Ms Tóth (EPP/HU) to discuss air policy.
Publication of the European Commission report on the implementation of Directive (EU) 2016/2284 on the reduction of national emissions of certain atmospheric pollutants (NEC Directive)https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?qid=1593765728744&uri=CELEX:52020DC0266
The rapporteur intervened as a speaker at the Webinar on Air pollution and COVID-19 organized by the European Policy Centre.
The Council adopts conclusions on air quality.