News Europe and Central Asia

Balkan Lynx added to the IUCN list as Critically Endangered

Tue, 24/11/2015
Their global population has fallen to double digits. Here's what's being done.

Nature Summit: hundreds gather in Brussels to decide on future of laws

Fri, 20/11/2015
Hundreds gathering in Brussels for event calling on European Commission to protect key nature laws.

Birds are the neglected victims of global warming, says new RSPB report

Thu, 19/11/2015
Research shows how birds in the UK are struggling (and often failing) to adapt to climate change.

The Messengers: Preview our upcoming climate change report

Thu, 19/11/2015
A preview of the report by Birdlife International and Audubon on the threats and solutions for nature and people.

'We cherish, nurture and protect life... because this is our nature'

Thu, 19/11/2015
Patricia Zurita (CEO of BirdLife International) and David Yarnold (president and CEO of the National Audubon Society/BirdLife in the US) present 'The Messengers', BirdLife International's climate change report.

Italy is creating a 'nature network' against urbanisation and climate change

Thu, 19/11/2015
Lipu (BirdLife in Italy) is part of the LIFE TIB project to connect various habitat and create new ones for species escaping rising temperatures and man-made sprawls.

Using nature to help nature adapt to climate change

Thu, 19/11/2015
BirdLife in the Netherlands and the Dutch government are connecting the country's various natural habitats to prevent species extinctions as global temperatures rise.

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

Thu, 19/11/2015
It all depends on investment, clear planning, and the political and industrial will to do the right thing.

Using bioenergy may not be as green as it seems

Thu, 19/11/2015
Read why it's being called the "accounting error" causing global warming, and how using biofuels could be more harmful than fossil fuels.