Dear DG CLIMA,

Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information:

A list of all lobby meetings held by the commissioner in charge of Climate Action, Miguel Arias Cañete, or any other member of its Cabinet with any organisations representing churches and/or religious communities since 2014 onwards, including all emails, minutes, reports or any other briefing papers related to all those meetings.

Yours faithfully,

Álvaro Merino
Calle Ricardo Ortiz 61 , 1B.
28017 Madrid.

Dear Climate Action,

Please pass this on to the person who reviews confirmatory applications.

I am filing the following confirmatory application with regards to my access to documents request 'Miguel Arias Cañete's cabinet meetings with religious lobbyists'.

I never received a reply.

A full history of my request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.asktheeu.org/en/request/migu...

Yours faithfully,

Álvaro Merino

Direction générale de l’action pour le climat

Dear Mr Merino,
 
Thank you for your email dated 27 May 2019. Due to a technical problem,
your email from 13 March did not arrive to the correct mailbox and it was
not considered for treatment until now. This circumstance did not allow me
to handle your application promptly. I hereby acknowledge receipt of your
application for access to documents, which was registered today under
reference number GestDem 2019/3094.
 
In accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding public access to
European Parliament, Council and Commission documents, your application
will be handled within 15 working days. The time limit will expire on 20
June 2019. Being conscious of the technical problem, we would like to
propose you to treat your application as a priority and provide you a
reply in the following days.
 
You have lodged your application via the AsktheEU.org website. Please note
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I sincerely apologise for this delay and for any inconvenience this may
cause. I hope you understand the circumstance and accept to receive the
reply in the following days.
 
Yours faithfully,
 
Access to Documents team
 
European Commission
Directorate-General for Climate Action
Av. de Beaulieu 24
1049 Brussels
 
 

Direction générale de l’action pour le climat

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Dear Mr. Merino,
 
Please find attached an advanced copy of our reply and the disclosed
documents.
 
Best regards,
 
Access to Documents team
 
    
European Commission
Directorate-General for Climate Action
Av. de Beaulieu 24
1049 Brussels