The Polish authorities have failed to fulfil obligations under European nature protection legislation in sanctioning the continuing logging of the protected Białowieża Forest, the ECJ ..
News 17 Apr 2018
EU policies should unlock the potential provided by European forests to help drive the bioeconomy, according to a group of environmental trade bodies ..
News 22 Mar 2018
NGOs have called for urgent EU action to combat global deforestation, with the EC appearing hesitant to tackle the issue as it published a study ..
News 19 Mar 2018
The EU should align its forest and bioeconomy strategies, local and regional government representatives have said ..
News 14 Mar 2018
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- Pollution,General Policy,Nature
Norway has announced plans for an international panel on building a sustainable ocean economy to help increase awareness of the need for sustainable use of ..
News 30 Jan 2018
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- Climate,Waste & Resources,Pollution,Nature
MEPs have called on the EU to phase out the use of vegetable oils in biofuels driving deforestation “preferably by 2020” and to set its ..
News 9 Mar 2017
The European Commission is turning up the pressure on Poland after it ignored calls to cease logging operations in the protected Białowieża forest, EU environment ..
News 9 Mar 2017
EU governments should take on stricter accounting rules for land use greenhouse gas emissions and set long-term targets for net carbon removals, an MEP has ..
News 2 Mar 2017
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