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The fire next time: addressing future European blazes
September 19, 2018

Inside the Arctic Circle, in Sweden,

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EU decarbonisation strategy must heed recent science on Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage
September 19, 2018

Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage (BECCS) – a controversial technology that proposes to capture the carbon emissions from burning trees and vegetable oils and bury it underground –

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Humane chocolate: Companies and other stakeholders push for binding legislation
September 19, 2018

The European Union (EU) must put in place in a law to ensure its cocoa imports are free from child labour and deforestation, said participants at a

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Groundbreaking report sends strong message to the EU on the forest crisis
September 19, 2018

Now is the time for greater leadership from the Commission and EU Member States to end tropical deforestation and su

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French Environment Minister resigns to jolt EU leaders out of climate complacency
September 19, 2018

The surprise resignation of Nicolas Hulot, French Minister of Environment and celebrity environmentalist, is a loud wake-up call for Macron’s government as well as for all European leaders to recognise the current climate crisis and to take genuine steps to tackle environm

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Announcements
September 19, 2018

Last week NGOs launched a EU Forest Manifesto calling for political groups, candidates for the European elections and EU leaders to support forests and forest peoples in their work.