European Business & Biodiversity Campaign - News

  • 08/13/2019

    Apple and Tiffany & Co: Sustainable Salmon Gold enters corporates supply chains

    Miners, Manufactures, Retailers, and Conservationists Partner in RESOLVE Initiative on Responsible Gold Sourcing and Fish Habitat Restoration in Alaska and Canada

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  • 08/08/2019

    IPCC Special Report: GNF calls for action to protect biodiversity and combat climate change

    Today the Special Report on Climate Change and Land Use was published by representa-tives of the 195 member states of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). The report warns of the consequences of soil erosion for the global climate, mainly driven by intensive agriculture. The environmental foundations Global Nature Fund and Lake Constance Foundation call for more measures to protect biodiversity as an important step against degradation and for climate protection.

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  • 08/05/2019

    EU agriculture not viable for the future

    Researchers analyse EU Commission reform plans for the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)

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  • 07/22/2019

    Manuals for more biodiversity in spice cultivation

    In India, spices are cultivated in important biodiversity hotspots. However, changes in cultivation practices endanger both the productive base and biodiversity. Two new manuals for drawing up ‘Biodiversity Action Plans’ now provide support for spice producers.

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  • 07/04/2019

    Economic activities for the conservation of biodiversity

    A new publication by the Global Nature Fund presents business ideas that combine the protection of biodiversity in and around protected areas with successful economic activities. The guide for the development of Pro Biodiversity Business was created in the EcoKarst project and presented to interested companies, regional development agencies and civil society at a final conference in Slovenia in June.

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