Resource Cap Coalition
You can help to change how natural resources are used in the world
so that human wellbeing increases, green economy is built and nature is conserved
2014 – International Year of Family Farming
The United Nations General Assembly declared 2014 as the
International Year of Family Farming
Natura 2000 Management Workshop
On 22nd and 23rd September CEEweb for Biodiversity together with the European Centre for Nature Conservation organised a Natura 2000 Management Workshop. The event consisted in two parts: a follow up of the Alpine biogeographical seminar and a preparatory Continental/Pannonian/Steppic/Black Sea workshop. Altogether 38 experts from governments of Hungary, Poland, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland and […]
How binding is binding?
The European Council is expected to agree on the 2030 climate and energy framework during its October meeting. Their discussion will be based on the European Commission’s proposals: three targets and actions ensuring that the greenhouse gas target becomes legally binding while explicitly refraining from making the renewable energy target binding. The situation with regard […]
Conference on the new RDPs
On 15 September in Brussels almost 150 people came together for the high-level conference of BirdLife Europe, CEEweb, EEB and Fundatia Adept to hear about the state of play in terms of the Rural Development Plans. The conference focused on the priorities including restoration of ecosystems, climate change mitigation and resource efficiency and innovation and […]
UN General Assembly adopted SDG outc...
The high-level assembly adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) outcome in line with developing countries’ request that the report of the Open Working Group OWG on SDGs shall be the main basis for integrating sustainable development goals into the post-2015 development agenda. Meanwhile, the General Assembly recognizes that other inputs will also be considered in the […]
CEEweb promoting RCC at internationa...
CEEweb was present at the Degrowth 2014 conference in Leipzig on 4 September. At the conference participants from science, business, social movements and arts came together to develop concrete steps towards a society beyond growth. Recent scientific research as well as applied projects and policy proposals were introduced and discussed. CEEweb organised two events together with its partner organizations (Greendependent […]
Natura 2000 Management Workshop in B...
CEEweb for Biodiversity with the cooperation of the European Centre for Nature Conservation (ECNC) is organising a Natura 2000 management workshop on 22-23 September 2014 in Budapest. The programme will provide stakeholders with the necessary information, induce their involvement and channel their input to the biogeographical process through presentations and group discussions with the objective to have concrete […]
CEEweb’s new Green Infrastruct...
Nature cares for our basic needs by providing us with oxygen, food and water, but also creating jobs and keeping us healthy and happy. We depend on nature as much as any other species. The concept of Green Infrastructure integrates social, economic and environmental benefits by enhancing the quality and quantity of our ecosystems and […]
CEEweb Academy on Green Infrastructu...
CEEweb for Biodiversity is organizing the event CEEweb Academy on Green Infrastructure – Preserving our Natural Capital: Policy and Practice on 6-7 October 2014 in Budapest, Hungary. The Academy aims to bring together public officers, policy makers, non-governmental organizations and personalities from the academic world to share and discuss experience and inspire new ways of thinking for a more efficient […]