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Rebecca Harms

Function Member
Phone Brussels+32-2-2845695
Phone Strasbourg+33-3-88175695
E-Mail
Office

Brussels
European Parliament
ASP 08 G 202
Rue Wiertz
B- 1047 Brussels

Strasbourg
European Parliament
LOW T0 6002
Allée du Printemps-B.P. 1024/F
F-67070 Strasbourg Cedex

Party Bündnis 90/Die Grünen
CountryGermany
Greens / EFA Group Member
Committees Foreign Affairs (Substitute Member)
Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (Substitute Member)
Industry, Research and Energy (Member)
Delegations Ukraine (Member)
Euronest (Member)
Russia (Member)
Web http://www.rebecca-harms.de/
Social Media http://www.flickr.com/photos/rebecca_harms/
http://www.rebecca-harms.de/index.php/rebecca/blog
 

 

  • Qualified as tree nurserywoman and landscape gardener (1979).
  • Assistant to Undine von Blottnitz, MEP (1984-1988).
  • Member of the Wendland Film Cooperative (1988-1994).
  • Greens Member of Lower Saxony Regional Assembly (1994-2004); Group Chair in the Assembly (1998-2004).
  • Member of Party Council of Bündnis 90/Die Grünen (since 1998). Head of Greens list for the 2004 European election campaign.
  • since 2004 Member of the European Parliament
  • Executive Committee member, Lüchow-Dannenberg Citizens' Environmental Initiative (1977-1984).
  • Member, NDR Broadcasting Council. Advisory Committee
  • Member Association of a small Hydro-Electric Power Station Operators of Lower Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein (1994-2004).
  • Member of the Toto-Lotto Foundation, Lower Saxony (1998-2005).

 


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European Parliament wants EU to get serious on "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle"

Circular economy

The European Parliament has voted on a series of reports to revise legislation related to waste and packaging, under the banner of “the Circular Economy”. The Greens/EFA group has argued that creating a circular economy will create jobs and would be hugely beneficial for the environment.

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EU Environment Ministers show a little courage on carbon market reform

EU Emission Trading Scheme

Following the European Parliament, EU member state's environment ministers have now set out their negotiating position on the reform of the EU's emissions trading scheme (ETS). The climate ministers agreed to take steps to curb the oversupply where it risks to undermine future climate targets, but have still fallen far short of the reforms needed to make this scheme deliver on its promise.

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Serious shortcomings from both EU Commission and Member States

Dieselgate inquiry

The European Parliament committee set up to investigate the Dieselgate scandal has voted on its final report. The report makes clear that both the EU Commission and Member States should have acted on emission fraud sooner and makes recommendations for future action.

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Parliament fails first test on Paris Agreement

EU Emissions Trading

Intensive lobbying has weakened climate progress.

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Green Rebecca Harms elected as new co-chair of Euronest

Harms is taking over the role from Heidi Hautala.

The Euronest delegation has today (2nd Feb) elected its new Co-Chair, former Co-President of the Greens/EFA group, Rebecca Harms. She takes over the role from fellow Greens/EFA MEP, Heidi Hautala.

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The Greens/EFA Co-Presidents' briefing

13.12.2016

LIVE press conference 13 December 10:30-10:50

Greens/EFA co-president Philippe Lamberts present the key issues of the plenary session and of the European agenda for the Greens/EFA group

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Dieselgate

Commission launches overdue infringement proceedings

The European Commission has today launched infringement proceedings against seven EU Member States. ...

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The Greens/EFA Co-Presidents' briefing

22.11.2016

LIVE press conference 22 November 10:30-10:50

Greens/EFA co-presidents Rebecca Harms and Philippe Lamberts present the key issues of the plenary session and of the European agenda for the Greens/EFA group

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EU-Turkey relations

Accession negotiations must be frozen

The European Parliament will today debate EU-Turkey relations. While there is expected to be support...

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Greens/EFA group reacts to Trump victory

Commenting on the result of the US presidential election, Greens/EFA co-president Philippe Lamberts ...

Megaprojects in Turkey
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Turkey Progress Report

Accession negotiations must be put on hold

The European Commission will present today its annual report on Turkey’s progress on EU member...

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Turkey

Opposition arrests a further blow to democracy and rule of law

Several members of Turkey’s opposition HDP party, including its leader Selahattin Demirtas, have been arrested and detained in Ankara.