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     Latest Press Releases 

    New figures uncover the hidden truth behind ‘green’ Rural Development funding

    08 February 2016 - Analysis carried out by BirdLife Europe and the EEB has revealed a one billion Euro fall in the actual amount of funding for Rural Development measures meant to benefit the environment in farmland. More information on the event is available here.

    European Commission fails to ban toxic ammunition

    04 February 2016 - The European Commission has announced it will continue allowing the use of lead in ammunition, despite the chemical being responsible for thousands of bird deaths. 

    European Parliament Votes for Nature

    02 February 2016 - The European Parliament’s stood up to defend key EU nature laws in a vote at its plenary session in Strasbourg. 

    EU Court condemns Bulgarian Government for failing nature

    14 January 2016 - According to the European Court of Justice, Bulgaria is failing to protect nature and putting threatened species at risk. 

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     Latest Publications 

    Delivering Renewable Energy In Harmony With Nature
    January 2016 - Policy recommendations from BirdLife and our UK Partner, the RSPB, on developing a renewable energy framework in Europe which works to protect nature.

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     Latest Videos 

    BirdLife Europe's key objectives for 2015

    January 2015 - Interview with Ariel Brunner, Head of EU Policy 


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