March 2010

Put Practitioners at the Heart of Adapting EU Agriculture & Forestry to Climate Change Says Lords EU Committee

HOUSE OF LORDS, 31 MAR 2010

The UK's House of Lords EU Committee yesterday published its report on adapting agriculture and forestry to climate change. The Committee’s inquiry has focused on the European Commission White Paper, Adapting to Climate Change: Towards a European framework for action from April 2009.

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Guide to the CAP web page dschungle

VALENTIN ZAHRNT , 23 MAR 2010

More sites dedicated to the CAP are becoming available and multi-issue sites improve their coverage of CAP issues. This post takes a closer, comparative look at three leading sites: cap2020, capreform and reformthecap.

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Joint statement by participants to the Set Aside Symposium, European Congress of Conservation Biology

KOVáCS, ANIKó , 19 MAR 2010

Participants to the Set Aside symposium the 2nd European Congress of Conservation Biology on "Conservation biology and beyond: from science to practice“ in Prague last year made this joint statement.

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European Food Declaration: Towards a Healthy, Sustainable, Fair and Mutually Supportive CAP

EUROPEAN CIVIL SOCIETY, 16 MAR 2010

An alliance of European, national and local civil society organisations concerned with the future of food and agriculture in Europe, are today launching a ‘European food declaration’ to mobilise European citizens and authorities to reshape the CAP.

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