A European Commission-managed fund for environmental, nature conservation and climate action projects is delivering in line with its objectives, according to an independent evaluation of ..
News 3 Jan 2018
Denmark is aiming to simplify its environmental and food laws from 95 to 43 in order to reduce bureaucracy and make them more effective and ..
News 14 Dec 2017
Environmental groups have condemned a decision by the EU and other fishing states to increase catch quotas for bluefin tuna while uncertainty remains over the ..
News 22 Nov 2017
The S&D group in the European Parliament has called for forthcoming CAP reforms to drive a shift to sustainable farming to mitigate climate change and ..
News 16 Nov 2017
Campaigners have called on the EU to reject moves to increase the allowable catch of bluefin tuna which they say could threaten the recovery of ..
News 10 Nov 2017
Opponents of neonicotinoid pesticides, linked to the devastation of bee colonies, received support from an unexpected quarter on Thursday when the UK environment minister said ..
News 9 Nov 2017
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The EU should act against “underhand” lobbying tactics as monopolisation of the global agrifood industry threatens the environment and biodiversity, NGOs have warned ..
News 31 Oct 2017
Marathon talks over post-2020 reforms to the EU emissions trading system ended in stalemate in the early hours of Friday morning ..
News 13 Oct 2017
The new Dutch coalition government pledges to spend €4 billion to slash carbon emissions, move away from coal-fired plants and introduce a carbon price floor ..
News 11 Oct 2017
The European Commission has announced a slew of measures targeting environmental impacts on the seas ..
News 5 Oct 2017
More than 190 scientists have urged European lawmakers to abandon an approach to EU forestry legislation that would 'threaten biodiversity, increase net CO2 and encourage ..
News 25 Sep 2017
The European Commission has requested the EU court to impose financial penalties on Poland if it does not comply with an order to halt logging ..
News 18 Sep 2017
Negotiators from the European Parliament and EU Council have made “solid progress” towards a compromise on reforms to the EU emissions trading system, an Estonian ..
News 14 Sep 2017
UK farmers may not “feel able” to focus on environmental improvements after Brexit due to concerns on the future of their businesses, a report has ..
News 5 Sep 2017