Environmental Policy News in the EU
Work with nature, not against it to reduce risk of floods in Europe
As the European Commission is preparing a new EU Directive on flood risk management, WWF asks that ...
Floods and fires – natural disasters are linked to the power sector, says WWF
It is in the power sector, the largest emitter of carbon dioxide, where Europe must address the ...
It's getting hotter in the city
With temperatures in Europe's cities increasing, according to the latest date from a WWF report, ...
WWF applauds EU initiative to end Morocco’s illegal driftnet fleet
The EU's decision to help Morocco phase out its illegal driftnet fleet as a part of a new Fisheries ...
SOS: Marine thematic strategy still in need of rescue
Brussels, Belgium – As the European Commission discussed today the future of environmental policy, ...
Jump into Europe’s waters and make EU water policy work
On 17 July at 2 p.m., thousands of people across Europe took part in a simultaneous "Big Jump" at ...
WWF statement on delay of EU air quality and marine thematic strategies
Two environmental thematic strategies due to be presented by the European Commission in July - air ...
Sun, sand and too much sizzle – a Mediterranean meltdown could mean tourist trauma
According to a report commissioned by WWF, the summer tourist trade in the Mediterranean is ...
L’Europe en panne sèche sur les économies d’énergie
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EU 'highway' plans threaten Danube, WWF says
The EU's plans for navigation are currently the Danube's greatest threat, says WWF today on 'Danube ...