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Draft: One fifth of EU budget to benefit climate

08.02.13 @ 09:02

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EU leaders want at least 20% of the overall EU budget for the next seven years (€960bn) to represent "climate action objectives" such as energy security, environmentally-friendly agriculture and a low-carbon, resource-efficient industry and create greener jobs, according to the latest draft council conclusions Friday morning.

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