Will the EU's Energy Union prevent a climate catastrophe?

Thu, 19/11/2015 - 08:49

It all depends on investment, clear planning, and the political and industrial will to do the right thing.

Europe and Central Asia Climate Change programme - Europe and Central Asia

Using bioenergy may not be as green as it seems

Thu, 19/11/2015 - 08:49

Read why it's being called the "accounting error" causing global warming, and how using biofuels could be more harmful than fossil fuels.

Europe and Central Asia Climate Change programme - Europe and Central Asia

Battling global warming with Belarussian bogs

Thu, 19/11/2015 - 08:47

Swamps are associated with more than just scary films. BirdLife in Belarus is working with the government to restore 51.000 ha of wetlands to combat climate change. Read how and why here.

Europe and Central Asia Belarus Climate Change programme - Europe and Central Asia

New Threats to Zambian Grey Crowned Crane Populations

Wed, 18/11/2015 - 11:34

The beauty of the Crowned Cranes makes them sought after by private collectors, captive breeding facilities and zoos all over the world. The Grey Crowned Crane’s population has significantly reduced due to their capture and trade to satisfy this demand.

Worldwide Zambia Preventing Extinctions - Africa

BirdLife in Portugal publishes atlas of national seabirds

Tue, 17/11/2015 - 17:27

The book and its interactive online version feature 65 marine species, with detailed factsheets, maps and photos.

Europe and Central Asia Portugal Seabirds and Marine

Wood Pastures in Europe - are they helped or hindered by European farming policies?

Tue, 17/11/2015 - 16:55

The European Parliament's been playing host to a discussion on Europe's wood pastures and whether or not farming policies in the EU are working as well as they can to protect these natural areas.

Europe and Central Asia Advocating for sustainable agriculture

Saving the Humboldt Penguin in Central Chile

Mon, 16/11/2015 - 17:52

Please help CODEFF achieve on the ground conservation by supporting their campaign #PenguinProject.

Americas Chile Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs) - Americas

Messages of support for LPO (BirdLife in France) from BirdLife Partnership

Mon, 16/11/2015 - 12:54

A message from Yves Verilhac, LPO's (BirdLife in France) Director General:

Europe and Central Asia France

The verdict is in: Europe’s nature laws are fit for purpose

Thu, 12/11/2015 - 13:31

We're getting the first findings from European lawmakers on their review of key European nature laws.

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