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Justice for Dutch farmland birds

Tue, 08/11/2016
Today, VBN (BirdLife in the Netherlands) filed a formal complaint to the European Commission against the Dutch government for persistent breaches of the Birds Directive.
Strange-tailed Tyrant © James Lowen

Saving Paraguay's most important site for wildlife

Mon, 07/11/2016
Lying in the small, land-locked South American country of Paraguay, San Rafael is a site wreathed in environmental accolades, glittering with conservation aspirations yet undermined by uncertainties.
Illegally shot Hobby © David Tipling/BirdLife Malta

Stopping bird killing in the Mediterranean

Fri, 04/11/2016
Reducing the killing of protected species, improving the protection of key sites for migratory birds and ensuring adequate law enforcement.

Landmark climate change treaty becomes legally-binding: can the planet breathe easier?

Thu, 03/11/2016
The Paris Agreement - a treaty that sees nearly 200 countries agree to combat climate change - today reached the criteria required to make it legally-binding.
Yellow-nosed Albatross © Brian Gratwicke

Training fishermen to prevent seabird deaths in Namibia

Thu, 03/11/2016
Seabird bycatch could be drastically reduced due to the introduction of new legislation in Namibia. Here's how we will ensure the new law is fully enforced.
Sakalava Rail (Zapornia olivieri)

Forests, wetlands and people: celebrating 20 years of Malagasy success

Thu, 03/11/2016
BirdLife Partner Asity Madagascar today celebrates its 20th anniversary, rounding off years of conservation success for forests, wetlands and people across Madagascar.

OSPAR Wild - Protecting the Amazon of the Atlantic

Wed, 02/11/2016
Following rigorous and highly innovative scientific analysis, BirdLife has submitted a landmark proposal to OSPAR for a high seas Marine Protected Area (MPA)...

Bioenergy: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Wed, 02/11/2016
Amid growing speculation that the EU will publish its much-anticipated Renewable Energy Package at the end of this month, Sini Eräjää dispels the myth that....

5.8 million and counting – EuroBirdwatch 2016

Wed, 02/11/2016
40 partner organisations, 1,070 events, 24,115 people and 5.8 million birds – welcome to EuroBirdwatch 2016.