EU to become climate neutral by 2050

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Germany’s Basic Law at 75 A celebration of democracy

The Basic Law has governed how we live together in Germany since 23 May 1949. Seventy-five years of freedom, peace and democracy in Germany is an amazing success, but we cannot take it for granted. So let’s celebrate our Basic Law!

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The goal: climate action - The team: Europe EU to become climate neutral by 2050

Climate action only works as a team. We can only keep global warming down to significantly under 2° Celsius, or better still to under 1.5° Celsius, in time if as many states, private companies and individuals as possible are involved. By 2050 Europe is to become the first continent that emits only unavoidable greenhouse gases and completely offsets these few remaining emissions.