Our mission is to ensure the conservation of Austria’s birdlife. This shall be achieved by:
- Conducting of scientific studies
- Conservation work on a scientifically sound basis
- Dissemination of information on birds to the wider public
Alongside scientists and other environmental groups, BirdLife Europe has in an open letter to the European Commission expressed deep concerns about the greenwash-enabling path the taxonomy risks heading down with its labelling system for sustainable investments.
The new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is supposed to support the transition towards more sustainable agriculture, putting the climate and biodiversity crises at its core. The CAP strategic plans (CSPs) were supposed to be the tools to put this practice, but our latest assessment shows it is far from it.