Cruise ships in Venice, Italy
Cruise ships in Venice, Italy Image: Sarah_Loetscher (Pixabay)

EU parliament addresses extreme weather threatening historic cities

During its Plenary session on 26 November in Strasbourg, the European Parliament discussed the need for a joint EU response to extreme meteorological events and their impacts on urban areas and their cultural heritage. Over 30 Members of the European Parliamenttook the floor to address this important topic, many of them recalling the alarming situation related to Venice and its Lagoon and calling for urgent and resolute solidarity and action by EU Institutions.

Read more at Europa Nostra.