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Indian Quarries attract birds

Thu, 16/07/2020
In a recent study 117 bird species, six of which are endemic to the subcontinent, wer

Spring Alive is here: how HeidelbergCement...

Thu, 18/06/2020
With summer unfolding as we’d expect, with buds maturing and  timid flowers awakening
Female Blackcap

Birding in confinement: discover a new world from...

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

HeidelbergCement on track to meet ambitious CO2...

Fri, 17/05/2019

We note with pleasure that just this week our partner in protecting biodiversity,

The Quarry Life Award

Wed, 20/02/2019
In December, BirdLife’s CEO, Patricia Zurita, attended HeidebergCement’s fourth Quarry Life Award ceremony – a contest to inspire school children, graduate students and researchers to find new and innovative ways to boost biodiversity in quarries.

The Quarry Life Award 2016: HeidelbergCement...

Mon, 12/12/2016
On 8 December, the winners of the International Quarry Life Award were presented in the BEL Conference Centre in Brussels...

The best of both worlds: a joint statement from...

Thu, 22/09/2016
If politics is, as they say, ‘the art of the possible’, then the HeidelbergCement-BirdLife partnership has very good news for the European Commission.

Nature laws, farming, food and invasive alien...

Tue, 12/01/2016
Corporations and conservationists can speak a common language.

Venturing into new territory, Africa and Asia

Wed, 01/07/2015
Newly industrialized nations are catching-up to ‘western’ standards: more money, more cars, more everything. With it comes a growing demand for cement and building materials, so BirdLife / HeidelbergCement have ventured into new partnership grounds...

Czech Society for Ornithology and Ceskomoravsky...

Mon, 26/03/2012
On Friday 16 March, the Czech Society for Ornithology (CSO), BirdLife Partner in the Czech Republic, and Ceskomoravsky sterk, member of the HeidelbergCement Group, signed an agreement pinning down their long-term commitment to the conservation of nature.

BirdLife Europe continues to strengthen ties...

Thu, 06/10/2011
BirdLife Europe, in collaboration with BirdLife Partners organised a lunch debate on the topic 'Business for Biodiversity, Sustainable solutions for a changing world'.

BirdLife International and HeidelbergCement...

Wed, 05/10/2011
BirdLife International and HeidelbergCement, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of building materials, launched a biodiversity partnership.

BirdLife International and HeidelbergCement...

Mon, 19/09/2011
BirdLife International and HeidelbergCement have signed a co-operation agreement to further improve the protection of biodiversity at quarrying sites.