Vienna, Austria – The Presidents of the Youth of European People’s Party (YEPP) member organisations along with their respective delegations gathered in Vienna this weekend to discuss the important matter of sustainability in Europe. The Conference titled “Respect your Mother” welcomed a number of distinguished experts on the topic from both politics and the private sector.

The fight against climate change is at the top of our agenda. We are advocating for collective responsibility among EU Member State to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Focusing on further advances in circular economy; renewable energy, minimising waste and making the most of resources are pivotal to ensuring that future generations can benefit from a healthy and clean environment too. Therefore, the Council has been designed to debate concrete steps towards a more sustainable future.