Nature restoration law still on track but European Parliament puts targets for wetlands restoration in doubt

The European Parliament has voted in favour of the Nature Restoration Law and the EU Green Deal, despite an unprecedented disinformation campaign aiming to destroy […]


EU proposal on soil health falls far short of needed action to reverse degradation

Today the European Commission introduced its proposal for a Soil Monitoring Directive. While the proposal provides important recognition of the need for rapid action to […]


Conclusions of the 4th Iberian River Restoration Conference – RestauraRios

Organised jointly by the CIREF and the Tagus Hydrographic Confederation, and sponsored by Wetlands International Europe, the 4th Iberian Congress of River Restoration (RestauraRios) was […]


NGOs call for effective implementation of the Deforestation Law

Today, 29 June 2023, the Deforestation-free products Regulation enters into force and Wetlands International Europe together with over 150 organisations from 40 countries is calling […]


Member States to European Parliament: Europe needs a Nature Restoration Law now

EU countries, which will be in charge of implementing the Nature Restoration Law, come out in favour of the law and send a strong signal […]

Mura River, Slovenia News

EU Nature Restoration Law survives key Parliament committee vote

Brussels, 15 June — This morning, the European Parliament’s Environment Committee (ENVI) narrowly voted against the move to reject the EU Nature Restoration Law, allowing […]


MYRIAD-EU: Creating a risk management paradigm shift

On 14 June, we organised an internal informative lunch session on a H2020 project we are part of as sectoral representative for ecosystems: MYRIAD-EU. MYRIAD-EU’s […]


Europe and its peatlands need the Nature Restoration Law

Recent political developments are putting the proposed EU Nature Restoration Law at risk, with certain politicians citing largely misleading arguments about food security, its impact […]


Open letter on peatlands in the EU Nature Restoration Law

Wetlands International Europe, supported by a broad coalition of conservationists, scientists and farmers caring for wetlands across the EU, has written an open letter to […]


Celebrating Fish Migration Day in Valencia

AEMS-Rios con Vida, the Iberian Centre for River Restoration, and Wetlands International Europe joined forces once again to organise an event marking Fish Migration Day […]