EC Press release: Increased prevention efforts needed to curb the growing risk of future wildfires
The latest Commission report on forest fires shows the need to tackle climate change "to leave a healthier planet for those that follow", as President Jean-Claude Juncker highlighted in his latest State of the Union Address and calls for stronger measures to prevent wildfires.
Feedback on the European Commission Roadmap: evaluation of the EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2020
CEPF welcomes the European Commission initiative to evaluate the EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2020. In order to improve coherence and consistence of forest-related EU policies, CEPF highlights the importance of evaluating the strategy in light of the current political priorities.
The European Natura 2000 Award open for calls
The European Natura 2000 Award, which honours leading nature conservation achievements, has opened for a fourth year of applications. CEPF sees an opportunity to show the key role of forest owners for a successful implementation and the sustainable management of Natura 2000 sites