We want an funding agenda to ship the EU's Green Deal: Greens co-chair Bas Eickhout | EUROtoday

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The European Greens misplaced a 3rd of their seats within the EU elections earlier this month. Bas Eickhout, co-president of the group within the European Parliament, factors out that the Greens really elevated their energy in some elements of the EU – however admits that their message didn’t minimize by way of to numerous voters. The Dutch MEP tells Armen Georgian that it is now essential to construct on the EU’s Green Deal with an funding programme. “If we do not get a European programme, we will see national investment programmes, and then the Dutch will lose to the Germans. Rotterdam harbour will lose to Hamburg harbour,” he says.