Europe and Central Asia
European bee eater (Merops apiaster)
22 Jul 2021

Are you the next winner of the Quarry Life Award?

HeidelbergCement has just launched the 5th edition of the Quarry Life Award.
Ohrid Lake from Macedonia - © Oliver Avramovski, PONT
15 Jul 2021

New joint call for small grants in the Wider Prespa-Ohrid Area

On behalf of the Prespa Ohrid Nature Trust and Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund, BirdLife announces a second joint Call for Proposals for Small Grants for Environmental Civil Society Organizations in Albania and North Macedonia.
A Common Crane and its chicks, Gru and Dru, in the valley of the Black Brook
14 Jul 2021

Cuteness alert: first Crane chicks are born in Belgium!

Have you heard of Gru and Dru? They’re two nine-week old Common Crane chicks. They’re eating roots, hanging around the nest, and beginning to fly short distances; like other chicks of their age. But they are not just any cranes: they might be the first Common Cranes ever to be born in Belgium.
Biomass power plant in Gardanne, France
14 Jul 2021

Press release: EU Commission labels burning trees for energy ‘sustainable

“Fit for 55" package takes two steps forward, and 100 steps back with revised Renewable Energy Directive proposal
Glossy Ibis (Plegadis falcinellus) and Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis)
13 Jul 2021

Restoring nature, restoring joy

Restoring nature is a marvellous thing. It’s great for wildlife, of course, but it’s also highly beneficial to human beings. My name is Felipe Gonzalez Sanchez, and I would like to tell you about a restoration project I worked on called Eco Astillero XXI.
White Tailed Eagle © Jaroslav Pap courtesy of Bird Protection and Study Society of Serbia

Shot and left for dead: help us put an end to this persecution.

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Who we are

BirdLife Europe is a Partnership of 48 national conservation organisations and one of six regional secretariats that compose BirdLife International. Read more about BirdLife Europe

What we do

What we do

BirdLife Europe’s unique local to global approach enables it to deliver high impact and long-term conservation for the benefit of nature and people. Read more about our Programmes in Europe and Central Asia

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