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The Bird Bulletin - Vol. 8

Fri, 19/05/2017
This week's edition of the 'The Bird Bulletin' is in celebratory mood as the EU officially declares May 21st NATURA 2000 DAY!
Commissioner Phil Hogan and the Living Land coalition

Well over 250,000 citizens and 600 organisations demand a better food and farming system

Mon, 15/05/2017
Civil society sends a strong message to the European Commission: the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy is in dire need of a fundamental rethink.

The Bird Bulletin - Vol. 7

Fri, 12/05/2017
This week's edition of 'The Bird Bulletin' featuring record-breaking Ruffs, love-struck White storks and a recipe for nature-friendly food and farming for Europe!
Ruffs are known for their impressive displays during spring © Dzmitry Yakubovich

Record-breaking 120,000 Ruffs counted in Belarus

Mon, 08/05/2017
Birdwatchers were delighted by the thousands of Ruffs that gathered at the end of April in Turau Meadow, Belarus.

The Bird Bulletin - Vol. 6

Fri, 05/05/2017
Welcome to the latest edition of The Bird Bulletin – our Friday news brief with bite-sized updates from across Europe & Central Asia.

The caged bird sings

Fri, 28/04/2017
As Angelo Caserta, Director of BirdLife Europe & Central Asia, examines the role of environmental organisations in civil society.

The Bird Bulletin - Vol. 5, The Penguin Edition

Fri, 28/04/2017
Welcome to a very special ‘Penguin’ edition of ‘The Bird Bulletin’ our new weekly news brief.

Closing Space: An environmental funder’s reaction

Thu, 27/04/2017
Florence Miller provides examines how the closing space for civil society is impacting 'green funding' in the UK.

An interview with Frans Timmermans

Thu, 27/04/2017
In an exclusive interview with BirdLife, Frans Timmermans, First Vice-President of the European Commission, answers our questions on the future of Europe.