News EU fisheries

Environment Committee sets the bar for an ambitious Fisheries reform

Wed, 09/05/2012 - 16:10

On 8th May, the European Parliament's Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Safety has adopted a strong and progressive opinion on the Common Fi...

Europe and Central Asia Marine

New EU fisheries fund: a shift towards sustainability?

Fri, 02/12/2011 - 14:48

On Friday 2 December, the European Commission has made a step in retargeting EU fisheries subsidies towards sustainable fishing and supporting marine life and ecosystems, while increasin...

Europe and Central Asia

EU promises a greener future, but budget stays grey

Thu, 30/06/2011 - 09:30

“Despite a few encouraging steps forward, this uninspiring budget proposal offers more business as usual at a time of deep crisis” said Angelo Caserta, Regional Director of BirdLif...

Europe and Central Asia Advocating for sustainable agriculture

New EU Biodiversity Strategy adopted

Wed, 18/05/2011 - 13:38

The European Commission revealed its long awaited EU Biodiversity strategy, which sets out a blueprint for achieving the EU’s renewed biodiversity target.  BirdLife welcomed the strategy but at the same tim...

Europe and Central Asia Advocating for sustainable agriculture