Resource Cap Coalition
In order to reduce the overuse of natural resources globally, CEEweb
for Biodiversity, ANPED and Ecologistas en Acción initiated the Resource Cap Coalition
Sustainable land use
To ensure the survival of our rich ecosystems, the drivers of unsustainable land use
and the connectivity of ecosystems should be addressed
CEEweb recommendations on CAP greeni...
The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) of the European Union (EU) has been historically the most budgeted policy of the Union. While its share out of the total EU budget continuously declined from 72% in 1984 to 43% in 2011, its 39% allocation from the next multiannual financial framework (MFF) of 2014-2020 means that agriculture is still [...]
Go Wild photo and cartoon competitio...
Voting for the submitted photos for the Go Wild- photo contest and the submitted cartoons for the Wild Line contest has been launched! Check the applications here and rate them! The public award winner will be based on a public online voting on CEEweb’s website receiving the highest number of votes for one week from 4th [...]
How does energy use limitation consi...
27th November UN Member States are discussing how to ensure sustainable energy for all. Beside ensuring safe access, CEEweb pushes decision makers to consider also the necessary absolute reduction in energy use. Due to the fact that humanity is now facing intertwined crises, which are driven by the reliance on fossil fuels to power economic [...]
EU leaders must vote against a biofu...
Jean Ziegler, former UN special rapporteur on the right to food between 2000-08, is on the advisory committee of the UN human rights council. He has just published an article on the approaching vote on biofuel policy, stressing that burning food crops to produce biofuels is a crime against humanity and that EU leaders must vote [...]
Alpine Natura 2000 Seminar
The Alpine Natura 2000 Seminar was held in Graz, Austria from 25 to 26 November 2013. The Alpine Seminar, organised by the European Commission and Austria, is part of the continuing Natura 2000 Biogeographical Process. Launched by the European Commission at the end of 2011, the aim of this process is to improve and strengthen [...]
Green Infrastructure workshop in Zag...
Green Infrastructure (GI) can make a significant contribution to the effective implementation of all policies where some or all of the desired objectives can be achieved in whole or in part through nature-based solutions. ECNC-European Centre for Nature Conservation, in cooperation with CEEweb for Biodiversity and State Institute for Nature Protection of Croatia, organizes a workshop [...]
Seminar on the Common Agricultural P...
CEEweb member Lithuanian Fund for Nature and WWF organised a seminar on the “Common Agricultural Policy for 2014-2020: challenges and perspectives in implementing environmental commitments“. The seminar took place in Vilnius on the 11 and 12th of November. CEEweb for Biodiversity was represented by Ágnes Zólyomi from CEEweb Hungary (Rural Development Programmes and Agri-environmental schemes in Central and [...]
Natura 2000 management – semin...
As a part of the Project “Together for Nature Conservation – Civil Society Organizations for effective European Natura 2000 Network in Croatia“ Associations Sunce and BIOM held a one day seminar “Challenges and opportunities for management of Natura 2000 network in Croatia”. Sarolta Tripolszky of CEEweb made a presentation on the European experiences of implementing [...]