Webinar: LNG – The dark side of the boom!

Since the Ukraine war, Europe and Germany are facing the result of years of wrong energy policies that drove us into gas dependency and Putin’s arms. Now, alternatives must be found quickly. One of these temporary stopgap solutions is liquefied natural gas – also called LNG. But LNG production also entails significant methane emissions and […]

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NATURE RESTORATION TO BRING BACK BEES & BIRD SONG

NATURE PACKAGE Today, the European Commission presented its long-awaited nature package that includes nature restoration and the reduction of the use of pesticides. This first of its kind nature restoration law proposes legally binding targets for different types of ecosystems in every Member State. The Greens/EFA Group welcomes the ambitious proposal and the inclusion of […]

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Photo competition “Futura Natura”

“Futura Natura” photo competition 16 May to 29 May 2022 Dear friends, dear interested people, “Natura 2000” is the generic term for the European network of sites protected under the Habitats Directive and the Birds Directive. European FFH protection is the strongest nature conservation category in Europe. Correct designation and good management are important and […]

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High-Level-Conference: “Forever? No More! Phasing out “forever chemicals” PFAS in Europe.”

+++Here you can find the recording+++ Friday 13th of May, 3:00-4:30 PM CEST The term PFAS refers to a chemical group of more than 4700 substances in which certain carbon atoms have bonds to several fluorine atoms. Their physicochemical properties are very similar: they are water repellent, dirt repellent and grease repellent. PFAS are used […]

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Webinar „BEST Belt calling – your proposals for the European Green Belt!“

Monday, 21st of March, 7:00-8:00 PM CET +++Register here+++ Connecting and protecting unique landscapes throughout Europe by empowering local stakeholders is the focus of the new BESTbelt pilot project. To promote the first BESTbelt calls for proposals, Members of the European Parliament Jutta Paulus and Nicolae Ștefănuță introduce the idea behind the new pilot project. […]

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Webinar: “The rewards of nature restoration: Will the new EU law deliver?”

10th of March 2022, 02:00-03:30 PM +++ Register here +++ Passionate, committed people across Europe are restoring parts of Europe’s nature for us all. Their stories show that it’s possible to turn the tide on biodiversity loss and climate change, and that it’s already happening. See for yourself what nature restoration looks like at this […]

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A bridge over troubled water – International Online-Conference for biodiversity

REGISTER HERE On 2 March 6 pm (CET) Watching the Earth’s species extinction is no fun for anyone. To finally turn the tide, it will take committed and effective action from governments and business. Two upcoming key moments in the next few months will be the planned EU renaturation law and the World Biodiversity Conference […]

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PRESS RELEASE: European Environment Agency urges circular economy in textiles

PRESS RELEASE, Thursday 10th February 2022 – Brussels   European Environment Agency urges circular economy in textiles   Today, the European Environment Agency (EEA) published two reports on environmental and climate impacts of the textile sector. Ahead of the expected EU Sustainable and Circular Textiles Strategy, the EEA proposes measures to reduce the impacts of […]

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