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    Europe’s environment 2015: Future prosperity depends on bolder steps in policy, knowledge, investments and innovation

    Europe's environment and climate policies have delivered substantial benefits, improving the environment and quality of life, while driving innovation, job creation and growth. Des... Read more »

    Videos to promote Natura 2000 in Austria now also with English subtitles

    Fifteen videos to promote Natura 2000 were created within the project KOMM-NATURA.AT. These videos were shot in 13 different Natura 2000 sites all over Austria and within 1-2 minut... Read more »

    Commissioner Vella underlines the key importance of the Natura 2000 network

    In a recent letter to ECNC, Commmissioner Karmenu Vella, also on behalf of President Juncker and Vice-President Timmermans, reflected on the results of the Barcelona conference 'Na... Read more »