Council takes 'first steps' towards EU biodiversity action

EU governments have outlined a joint position on a biodiversity policy ahead of key global talks in 2020, but several eastern member states signalled they might expect public money in return for action.

by Robert Hodgson
Biodiversity: EU needs clear 'ambitious and measurable' targets (photo by: Arterra/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
Biodiversity: EU needs clear 'ambitious and measurable' targets (photo by: Arterra/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)

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