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10 priorities for the future of Sustainable Fisheries Partnership Agreements

Wed, 20/05/2020

In a world where fishing resources are increasingly coveted and marine habitats face th

Why the caged birdwatchers sing: raising awareness during confinement

Thu, 14/05/2020
How do you raise awareness on the importance to protect birds, beautiful winged creatures of the outdoors, when everyone is staying inside? Across the map, our partners lead the way.

Facts V Fiction: Calling out profiteers

Wed, 13/05/2020

While COVID-19 changes the world as we know it - many industries are trying to make the

A family of Danish White-Tailed Sea Eagles invites you to its nest

Wed, 13/05/2020
Imagine: swooping down from the sky, fresh fish between its talons, a White-Tailed Sea Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) lands in its nest to feed its hungry young chicks. And you’re there to see it all, in real time - from the comfort of your own home. Our Danish partner, DOF, has made this a reality.

Exposed: Slovenian government exploits pandemic to shatter environmental safeguards

Mon, 11/05/2020
It is no secret that the Covid-19 crisis has mutated from a health issue to a full-blown economic and societal crisis. In Slovenia, the government announced a new “anti-Corona law”, to protect the health of their citizens and “revive the economy - especially the building sector”.

The EU Farm to Fork strategy completely ignores seafood production

Fri, 08/05/2020
The Farm to Fork strategy has the potential set an EU trajectory to remove de

BirdLife position paper: EU Fisheries Control Rules to protect the marine environment

Fri, 08/05/2020

Sensitive species such as seabirds, marine mammals, and sea turtles forage in highly pr

Female Blackcap

Birding in confinement: discover a new world from your window

Wed, 06/05/2020
For those in the northern hemisphere, spring is unfolding all around, flowers are blo