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    75% of total greenhouse gas emissions in the EU come from the energy sector. To meet our 2030 climate objectives and a climate-neutral continent by 2050, we must reshape the EU’s energy system. Discover our new renewable energy targets with . ↓

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  2. Turkey has activated the EU Civil Protection Mechanism. Croatia and Spain have already mobilised aircraft from our fleet to fight the unprecedented and devastating fires. We stand in full solidarity with Turkey, and we are ready to provide further assistance.

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  3. The 🇪🇺 stands in full solidarity with at this difficult time. I thank 🇪🇸 & 🇭🇷 for responding with 3 Candairs from our fleet. Our thoughts are with those who have lost their loved ones and with the brave first responders who are battling the deadly .

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  4. Today, we mark the European Roma Holocaust Memorial Day. We pay our respects to the hundreds of thousands of Roma victims of the Holocaust and renew our commitment for Roma equality, inclusion and participation. Statement by , ,

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  5. 🇪🇺 Roaming allows you to call, text and browse the internet in any EU country without extra charges. Roaming rules are about to expire, but we are taking action to secure them for another 10 years! Check below ↓ to learn more!

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  6. 🎧 Have you already listened to the three first episodes of the podcasts? Catch up with , and by clicking on the pictures below ↓

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  7. Two weeks ago we presented our proposals. Our goals: reach our climate targets, preserve nature and put jobs and social balance at the heart of this transformation. will help make it real, by funding green, sustainable projects all over Europe.

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  8. Join the online debate on the 🇪🇺 future, where climate change and the environment are at the top of the agenda, on:

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  9. Today is With , computers will no longer say no! Check how we’re making the next 10 years Europe’s digital decade →

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  10. For your own health and to protect others, vaccination is key. 🩹 This week we reached the symbolic milestone of 70% of the EU adult population who received at least one dose. But we need to keep up the effort. Full vaccination is the way out of the pandemic.

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  11. With , we will have: ⚡ 5G and ultrafast EU-wide broadband 🏡 Smart cities 🛡 Safer online shopping 🧠 Developments in AI to fight climate change and improve healthcare, transport and education. Check out our website to learn more ↓

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  12. What would 3 billion additional trees planted in the EU by 2030 mean? 🌲 a bigger area of tree coverage 🌲 a higher resilience of forests 🌲 a greater role in biodiversity 🌲 a lower impact of climate change Learn more about our strategy ↓

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  13. 🌍 87% of Europeans agree that tackling climate change is a priority to improve our health. 🙋‍♀️ 96% have taken at least one action to tackle it! Check the results of our survey on climate change

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  14. 🌊 We need to to protect our oceans and its rich marine life. Do you want to be part of this change? Join the 2021 ↓

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  15. 🌳268 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent are currently being removed from our atmosphere by European carbon sinks – forests, peatlands and wetlands. The Strategy aims to increase our carbon sinks to capture 310 million tonnes per year by 2030.

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  16. ⏱All your questions answered in less than 15 seconds? 📲Our spokesperson takes up the challenge!

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  17. Hemos concedido a España 3.700 millones de euros dentro del marco REACT-EU, con el objetivo de una recuperación socioeconómica sostenible y una transición hacia una economía digital y verde. 🇪🇸 🇪🇺 🔸Más cohesión 🔸Más apoyo al mercado laboral 🔸Más resiliencia

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  18. We provide further financial support over €14 million to six EU countries for the transport of vaccination-related equipment and therapeutics. This will help save the lives of patients and boost national vaccination campaigns.

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  19. Today is World Day against Trafficking in Persons. Each year, thousands of people are identified as victims of trafficking in the EU. Children make up nearly a quarter of these victims. Read more in our report on

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  20. 🌳268 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent are currently being removed from our atmosphere by European carbon sinks – forests, peatlands and wetlands. The Strategy aims to increase our carbon sinks to capture 310 million tonnes per year by 2030.

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