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European Green Deal: a climate-neutral EU 2050

The Environment Council had an exchange of views on the EU environment and climate policy in the new legislative term. This discussion highlighted member states' views on the commitments and actions needed in the new legislative term, including the European Green Deal. At the European Council meeting of 12 December

EU Action to protect biodiversity against problematic invasive species

invazivne vrste invasive species alien specie eu against prevent Japanese knotweed, Giant hogweed, Black cherry, grey squirrels

The European Commission proposed new legislation to prevent and manage the rapidly growing threat from invasive species. There are currently over 12.000 species present in Europe which are alien to the natural environment. About 15% of these are invasive and they are rapidly growing in number. The proposal is designed