Environmental Policy News in the EU
“Mission possible” - EU ban on illegal timber
A UK government-funded study says that an EU ban on illegal timber imports is a credible option, ...
Sensitive deep sea coral reefs protected for the first time in the Mediterranean
Efforts by WWF to protect local fisheries in the Mediterranean have led to the protection of three ...
Living rivers, not just transport waterways
The EU must see its waterways as living rivers, not mere transportation canals, says WWF in ...
Brussels, Belgium – With last night’s decisions, EU Fisheries Ministers have effectively written ...
WWF EPO staff distributing the Fish Voice outside the EU Fisheries Council, December 2005
Close the deep, warns WWF
Brussels, Belgium – Deepwater shark stocks are collapsing because of European fisheries, warns WWF. ...
Toxic family meets EU Ministers in Brussels
A toxic family met today with EU ministers attending the Competitiveness Council and handed out a ...
Member states fail to address the chemical threat
Environmental, women’s, health and consumer organisations expressed disappointment that EU ...
Norwegian killer whales most toxic mammals in Arctic
Initial scientific results show that Norwegian killer whales are the most toxic mammals in the ...
Time to draw in the net on fishing subsidies
WWF International Director General James Leape and UNEP Executive Director Klaus Toepfer write on ...