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protection of fauna

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Bird watchers [What Europe does for you]

With European elections coming up in May 2019, you probably want to know how the European Union impacts your daily life, before you think about voting. In the latest in a series of posts on what Europe does for you, your family, your business and your wellbeing, we look at what Europe does for Bird watchers. Continue reading

EU animal welfare strategy, 2012-2015: State of play and possible next steps

Written by Beata Rojek. In recent decades, awareness of and concern for animal welfare have been constantly growing among citizens, businesses and policy-makers. Two Eurobarometer surveys – from 2006 and 2016 – revealed its increasing resonance with public opinion. The topic has been on the EU policy agenda for over 40 years, which has helped … Continue reading

Convention on international trade in endangered species

Written by Didier Bourguignon 6 language versions available in PDF format Übereinkommen über den internationalen Handel mit gefährdeten Arten freilebender Tiere und Pflanzen Convención sobre el comercio internacional de especies amenazadas Convention sur le commerce international des espèces de faune et de flore sauvages menacées d’extinction Convenzione sul commercio internazionale delle specie minacciate di estinzione … Continue reading

Les abeilles dans l’UE: un bilan de santé inquiétant

Ces deux dernières décennies, les apiculteurs européens voient mourir un nombre anormalement élevé de leurs ruches. Au delà des conséquences sur le secteur apicole lui-même, les enjeux agricoles et écologiques de la disparition des abeilles sont considérables. Ce phénomène de mortalités excessives n’a pas d’explication unique identifié, mais il serait lié aux effets combinés et … Continue reading

EU ban on shark finning

6 language versions available EU-Verbot des Hai-Finning Prohibición del cercenamiento de aletas de tiburón en la UE Interdiction de l’Union concernant l’enlèvement des nageoires de requins Divieto di asportazione delle pinne di squalo imposto dall’Unione europea Unijny zakaz obcinania płetw rekinom EU ban on shark finning Some shark species have become threatened in recent years, … Continue reading

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