European Council
Council of the European Union

EU-China joint statement on climate change

European Council
  • 29/06/2015
  • 21:00
  • Statements and remarks
  • 539/15
  • Foreign affairs & international relations
  • Environment
29/06/2015
Press contacts

Jüri Laas
Press officer
+32 22815523
+32 470957561

Preben Aamann
European Council President Spokesperson
+32 22815150
+32 476850543

Ester Arauzo-Azofra
Press officer
+32 22815361
+32 473630723

  1. The EU and China (hereinafter referred to as 'the Two Sides') recognise their critical roles in combating global climate change, one of the greatest threats facing humanity. The seriousness of the challenge calls upon the two sides to work constructively together for the common good, in the context of sustainable economic and social development.