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Vastuvõetud arvamused on 21/09/2022
Viide: 
CCMI/190-EESC-2022
Täiskogu istungjärk: 
572 -
Sep 21, 2022 Sep 22, 2022

The adoption of the European Union Climate law has set an ambitious emission reduction target for 2030 while confirming the climate neutrality objective for 2050. According to the IPCC scenarios, keeping global warming below 1.5°C requires that global anthropogenic net emissions should be zero by around 2050. Secondly, meeting this goal requires the deployment of CDR, which can happen by means of bioenergy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS) and removals in the agriculture, forestry and other land use (AFOLU) sector. The IPCC defines CDR as "anthropogenic activities removing CO2 from the atmosphere and durably storing it in geological, terrestrial, or ocean reservoirs, or in products".

EMSK arvamus: Role of carbon removal technologies in decarbonising the European industry

Vastuvõetud arvamused on 21/09/2022
Viide: 
INT/990-EESC-2022-02531
Täiskogu istungjärk: 
572 -
Sep 21, 2022 Sep 22, 2022

La stratégie européenne pour les données proposait la création d’espaces européens communs des données propres à chaque domaine. L’espace européen des données de santé («EHDS») est la première proposition d’espaces européens communs des données propres à chaque domaine. Il abordera les défis propres à la santé en matière d’accès et de partage des données de santé électroniques, constitue l’une des priorités de la Commission européenne dans le domaine de la santé et fera partie intégrante de la mise en place d’une Union européenne de la santé. L’EHDS créera un espace commun où les personnes physiques pourront facilement contrôler leurs données de santé électroniques. Elle permettra également aux chercheurs, aux innovateurs et aux décideurs politiques d’utiliser ces données de santé électroniques d’une manière fiable et sécurisée qui préserve la vie privée.

 

EMSK arvamus: European Health Data Space

Vastuvõetud arvamused on 21/09/2022
Viide: 
SOC/720-EESC-2022
Täiskogu istungjärk: 
572 -
Sep 21, 2022 Sep 22, 2022

This opinion presents the EESC's contribution to the current discussion on the future of care and health across Europe and to the European Care Strategy. The Committee recommends setting common minimum standards to ensure that every one living in the EU has access to affordable, accessible and high-quality care, that there is proper investment in the care services and in health, that the health sector, care providers and health workers are properly recognised and valued, including through investment in skills, decent working conditions,  and the creation of quality jobs.

EMSK arvamus: Health Workforce and Care Strategy for the future of Europe

Vastuvõetud arvamused on 21/09/2022
Viide: 
SOC/737-EESC-2022
Täiskogu istungjärk: 
572 -
Sep 21, 2022 Sep 22, 2022

The EESC considers that the proposed guidelines for the employment policies of the Member States are appropriate as they address the most urgent issues in the labour market. In current turbulent times, steps must be taken to strengthen both the role of the social partners and their involvement in designing and implementing employment, social and economic reforms and policies, including by building their capacity. ...

EMSK arvamus: Guidelines for the employment policies of the Member States

Vastuvõetud arvamused on 21/09/2022
Viide: 
CCMI/200-EESC-2022
Täiskogu istungjärk: 
572 -
Sep 21, 2022 Sep 22, 2022

On 19 July, the Commission has adopted a proposal for a Regulation by the European Parliament and the Council establishing the European Defence Industry Reinforcement through common Procurement Act (EDIRPA) for 2022-2024.

EMSK arvamus: European Defence Industry Reinforcement Through Common Procurement Act

Vastuvõetud arvamused on 21/09/2022
Viide: 
INT/993-EESC-2022-2022-02804
Täiskogu istungjärk: 
572 -
Sep 21, 2022 Sep 22, 2022

The EESC welcomes both Commission documents as very well timed and relevant in order to strengthen children's digital skills and protect them from potential dangers. However, it warns against a risk of widespread monitoring of all virtual exchanges.

EMSK arvamus: Combating child sexual abuse online package

Vastuvõetud arvamused on 21/09/2022
Viide: 
REX/550-EESC-2022
Täiskogu istungjärk: 
572 -
Sep 21, 2022 Sep 22, 2022

The own-initiative opinion (OIO) is part of an EESC umbrella opinion “A strategic vision on energy transition to enable sustainable development”covering various aspects of the energy transition. Once all opinions by the different EESC Sections have been gathered, the respective recommendations will constitute the EESC's overarching political message to the EU Institutions.

EMSK arvamus: Geopolitical impact of energy transition

Vastuvõetud arvamused on 21/09/2022
Viide: 
SOC/728-EESC-2022
Täiskogu istungjärk: 
572 -
Sep 21, 2022 Sep 22, 2022

The EESC points at the need to improve youth participation, tackling in particular the lack of youth democratic representation and the lack of a youth perspective outside of the traditional youth policy domain. The EU Youth Test should not substitute meaningful engagement with young people in general and should complement existing participatory mechanisms. It should be part of the Better Regulation Toolbox as a separate tool, since future generations and young people deserve specific attention. The EESC encourages the EU institutions and Member States to implement measures and mechanisms that ensure that the youth perspective is taken into account in every policy field. Suitable resources should be made available for meaningful youth participation in policy-making.

EMSK arvamus: The EU Youth Test

Vastuvõetud arvamused on 21/09/2022
Viide: 
TEN/772-EESC-2022
Täiskogu istungjärk: 
572 -
Sep 21, 2022 Sep 22, 2022

EMSK arvamus: Co-creation of services of general interest as a contribution to a more participative democracy in the EU

Vastuvõetud arvamused on 21/09/2022
Viide: 
ECO/583-EESC-2022
Täiskogu istungjärk: 
572 -
Sep 21, 2022 Sep 22, 2022

EESC believes that there is a need to have a clear and structured view of which funds are targeted to tackle climate change and how they are managed. With an approved budget of over EUR 330 billion in the current programming period, cohesion policy is the largest and most important investment tool in Europe. As 30% of both the Cohesion Fund and the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) will need to be spent on projects for decarbonising our economy, cohesion policy has a crucial role in tackling climate change. Moreover, funds will also be made available under NGEU, as the green transition is one of the main targets of recovery and resilience after COVID-19.

EMSK arvamus: Climate Adjustment Fund financed by Cohesion and NGEU

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