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WASHING OUR CLOTHES AND DISHES WITHOUT POLLUTING OUR RIVERS AND SEAS
Lobbying at the heart of the European Parliament on a series of issues has enabled WWF to achieve change in policy and to impact the European and global environment. Tony Long, Director of the WWF European Policy Office shares how the organisation challenged European Parliament to minimise pollution of rivers and the sea, leading to restrictions on pollutants contained within cleaning products.
European philanthropy could soon get a boost with a new tool to ensure that cross-border public-benefit initiatives find their legal home: The European Foundation Statute (EFS). Hanna Surmatz, Legal Counsel at the European Foundation Centre shares her insights on what this initiative means for European philanthropy.