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    Today is International Day for Biological Diversity

    Today, 22 May, is International Day for Biological Diversity. This year's theme is Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism. This theme was chosen because the United Nations has procla... Read more »

    EU Action Plan for nature, people and the economy

    Following the evaluation of the Birds and Habitats Directives, the European Commission has adopted the Action Plan for nature, people and the economy to improve their implementatio... Read more »

    Bank On Nature

    On 11 April, the European Commission and the European Investment Bank (EIB) announced the first loan agreement backed by the Natural Capital Financing Facility.The EUR 6 million lo... Read more »