Frans Timmermans (@TimmermansEU )

Frans Timmermans

Bio First Vice-President @eu_commission, Lead Candidate of @PES_PSE for the 2019 European elections
Location Brussels, Belgium
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iPhone : Denkend aan Holland zie ik Rutger Hauer. Gebeeldhouwd gelaat, ogen van diepFries blauw. Handen voor de paardenteugel, maar evengoed de dichterspen. Hij spreekt zonder woorden, wordt door je hart begrepen. Trouw aan zichzelf en zijn idealen. De vleesgeworden “je maintiendrai”.

iPhone : You can read more here about our Communication on Stepping up EU Action to Protect and Restore the World’s Forests
ec.europa.eu/commission/pre…

iPhone : We need to partner with other countries around the world, with businesses, civil society and science and academia. And we all need to play a role as individual consumers.

iPhone : While the EU is not home to the major primary forests of the world, our consumption habits have a significant impact on them. The EU represents around 10% of final consumption of products associated with deforestation.

iPhone : Forests host 80% of the biodiversity on land, support the livelihoods of around a quarter of the world’s population, and are vital to our efforts to fight climate change.

iPhone : 🐳 At the beach with your friends and family? 🌊🌴☀️
You can #BeatPlasticPollution while playing with the waves!
Avoid #singleuseplastic items 🥤 that litter #OurOcean, use reusable ♻️ cups and protect marine life 🐬🐙 and our precious seas!
#PlasticsStrategy #ReadyToChange

iPhone : Wish I could’ve been United Nations yesterday where EU presented progress towards global sustainability goals. #Agenda2030 is our best plan 4 building truly green & inclusive societies. We’re committed to step up our game. No time to lose! #EU4SDGs #2030isnow 👉
europa.eu/rapid/press-re…

iPhone : The UN 2030 Agenda is the comprehensive plan that we need for increasing human well-being and building truly green and inclusive economies and societies. Now we need to to fully integrate the SDGs into Europe’s economic governance model.
europa.eu/rapid/press-re…

iPhone : Addressing the climate crisis; minimum wage for all European workers; fair taxation; defending our values and upholding the rule of law: these are things I promised voters in the electoral campaign. Good to see they are part of Ursula von der Leyen’s programme.

iPhone : Frans Frans Timmermans vient présenter ses priorités devant notre groupe : Climat & Justice fiscale ! Il est notre candidat pour remplacer JC Juncker comme Président de la Commission. Il parle de sa visite à Lampedusa, d’un salaire minimum européen, de l’égalité femmes-hommes !

iPhone : .S&D Group S&D con Frans Timmermans para hablar de las negociaciones institucionales en la UE: compromiso firme y claro con nuestro spitzenkandidaten y el proceso de parlamentarización de la elección del Presidente de la CE. Convencidos de vertebrar una mayoría alternativa.

iPhone : Thank you Udo Bullmann for your passion and commitment as Group leader in the past 14 months. It has been a pleasure to work with you, and we will continue to count on your experience and dedication in the Parliament in the years to come.