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Decision time nears for EU biofuels policy

Mon, 09/02/2015 - 16:26

A new website is online, right when decision makers are negotiating the final stages for new legislation on biofuels and the so-called Indirect Land Use Change. Biofuelsreform.org will help you understand ...

Europe and Central Asia Climate Change - Europe and Central Asia

Which Energy Union? A vision of hope vs. the geopolitics of fear

Mon, 09/02/2015 - 14:03

The Energy Union is the next Big Idea of the EU which is supposed to breathe new life into a European project that has lost its appeal with citizens and national gove...

Europe and Central Asia Climate Change - Europe and Central Asia

Show birds some love on Valentine’s Weekend - Join the Great Backyard Bird Count!

Mon, 09/02/2015 - 10:48

Give Mother Nature a valentine this year and show how much you care about birds by counting them for the Great Backyard Bird Cou...

Worldwide

Scientific breakthrough reveals evidence of ‘human fish’ locked away in cave system

Mon, 09/02/2015 - 10:35

How do you find physical evidence of a rare species when most of its habitat (the subterranean waters of limestone cave ...

Europe and Central Asia Montenegro

Massive boost for BirdLife's Marine work

Sat, 07/02/2015 - 14:33

BirdLife’s Marine Programme has a received a huge boost from the world’s largest event for nature.The British Birdwatching Fair’s Tim Appleton and Martin Davies presented a record-breaki...

Worldwide Marine

Libya’s civil society celebrates its wetland wildlife and looks to the future

Fri, 06/02/2015 - 15:24

World Wetlands Day 2015 was celebrated in Maitiga marsh in Tripoli, with the Libyan Society for Birds (LSB) and the Environment General ...

Africa Libya

We want you to Spring Alive for birds this year

Thu, 05/02/2015 - 10:04

Make your garden or balcony bird-friendly with Spring AliveSoon, migratory birds will be arriving in Europe and Asia from their wintering grounds in Africa. Nature is getting ready for their arrival; ...

Europe and Central Asia Local Empowerment

Of birds, mud and spas: the special chemistry of Lake Rusanda

Wed, 04/02/2015 - 15:11

For passionate bakers it’s just an ingredient for cakes and biscuits. But in Lake Rusanda, baking soda means a lot more than that. This natron lake, one of only four ...

Europe and Central Asia Serbia Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs) - Europe and Central Asia

The British Embassy becomes a haven for birds in the heart of Athens

Tue, 03/02/2015 - 09:24

The Hellenic Ornithological Society (HOS, BirdLife in Greece) placed seven artificial bird nests in the garden of the British Embassy in Athens, following an ...

Europe and Central Asia

World’s governments are failing on protected areas for nature

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 10:33

A new study has found that while governments are making progress in expanding Protected Area networks, these are failing to provide adequate coverage for nature.In 2010...

Worldwide Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs)

RSPB resolves to tackle climate change from its own backyard

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 10:14

Tsunamis, earthquakes, floods, tornados: the multiplication of natural catastrophes demonstrates clearly the urgency of taking climate change seriously and implementing the...

Europe and Central Asia

The Future of humanity depends on wetlands

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 09:41

February 2 marks World Wetlands Day, the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands in the Iranian city of Ramsar on the shores of the Caspian Sea (the so-called Ramsar Convention) Wetlands purify and r...

Worldwide Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs)