“It’s time to wake up. To take notice. To raise our voices. It’s time to build back better for People and Planet” – against the backdrop of the current COVID19-induced crisis, the motto of this year’s UN #WorldEnvironmentDay couldn’t have been chosen better!
Indeed, while the European Union’s COVID-19 Recovery Plan does have some green strings attached, the battle is waging on just how much of the bloc’s Green Deal will be realised through this ‘once-in-a-generation’ moment of government spending.