At least 15 types of fungus, a mouse found in the pastures of Romania and Hungary, and a shark-like ray are among European species in ..
News 18 Jul 2019
MEPs urge the newly elected European Commission president to clarify her position on CAP reform ..
News 17 Jul 2019
European agriculture ministers appear to lack the will to tackle environmental harm and greenhouse gas emissions related to farming, EU agriculture commissioner Phil Hogan told ..
News 15 Jul 2019
- Climate,Transport,Nature,2019 European Elections
Ursula von der Leyen, president designate of the European Commission, has said she would propose increasing the EU’s 2030 climate change goals to halve emissions ..
News 10 Jul 2019
Environmental groups have called on the European Parliament's newly appointed agriculture committee to accommodate higher climate and environmental ambition ..
News 10 Jul 2019
- Chemicals,Nature,Brexit and the EU
The UK government has come under fire over its preparations for a ‘green Brexit’, with environmental campaigners suggesting new legislation could undermine EU protections ..
News 21 Jun 2019
Environment ministers are set to call on the European Commission to speed up work on chemicals policy, and demand delivery of an overdue ‘strategy for ..
News 11 Jun 2019
- Climate,Chemicals,General Policy,Nature
A raft of environmental policy files await the incoming European Parliament and the next Commission ..
Analysis 28 May 2019
While attaching an economic value to nature can be useful, decisions around nature preservation must still consider its “intrinsic value”, the European Environment Agency has ..
News 23 May 2019
EU policies aimed at halting the decline in wildlife and farm biodiversity during the period 2014-2020 are the object of an audit by the European ..
News 21 May 2019
Italian farmers have warned of the spread rapid spread of the plant bacteria Xylella fastidiosa across the whole of southern Italy, potentially destroying olive trees ..
News 20 May 2019