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EuroNatur and Agent Green: Romania must intensify fight against mafia and corruption in forestry sector

EuroNatur and Agent Green: Romania must intensify fight against mafia and corruption in forestry sector

Forest crimes and violence against authorities and conservationists are on the rise in Romania. The latest incidents of where two forest rangers were killed by thugs within just four weeks draws a shocking picture of eroding law enforcement within the Romanian forest sector: Illegal logging and criminal practices including mafia style threats against authorities and … Mehr / More EuroNatur and Agent Green: Romania must intensify fight against mafia and corruption in forestry sector →
Romania: New inventory reveals huge and threatened natural forest treasure

Romania: New inventory reveals huge and threatened natural forest treasure

EuroNatur and Agent Green: Europe needs to do its homework and halt forest destruction in Romania While Europe is shocked about the forest destruction in the Amazon, central Europe’s largest natural forests in Romania are vanishing due to logging. EuroNatur Foundation submitted a comprehensive inventory of the valuable forest stocks of Romania: PRIMOFARO (PRIMary and … Mehr / More Romania: New inventory reveals huge and threatened natural forest treasure →
How safe are EU’s natural forests? High level event in EU Parliament.

How safe are EU’s natural forests? High level event in EU Parliament.

Sept. 24, Brussels: Forest destruction – only an issue in the Amazon? *** New report “LOGGING OUT – Saving Romania’s paradise forests” *** On September 24th, Members of the European Parliament (Michal WIEZIK, Martin HO-JSÍK, Siegfried MUREŞAN, Sarah WIENER) and Humberto DELGADO ROSA (Director at DG Environment of the EU Commission) discuss with NGOs EuroNatur, … Mehr / More How safe are EU’s natural forests? High level event in EU Parliament. →
Large majority in EU supports call for better global forest protection, new poll shows

Large majority in EU supports call for better global forest protection, new poll shows

Among all EU citizens, Romanians show strongest attachment to forests and their protection On May 21, 2019, the international non governmental organization Fern (Brussels) published a new YouGov survey documenting the very high importance of forest conservation for the EU population: 87 percent of EU respondents favour new laws to combat global forest destruction. The … Mehr / More Large majority in EU supports call for better global forest protection, new poll shows →
Call on EU Summit in Sibiu: Fight ecosystem crisis, save Romania’s forest treasure

Call on EU Summit in Sibiu: Fight ecosystem crisis, save Romania’s forest treasure

In an open letter, EuroNatur and AgentGreen call on EU leaders to comprehensively protect old growth forests in Romania. ++ Final Conference of the World Biodiversity Council confirms the seriousness of the threats from global biodiversity and ecosystem destruction ++ One of the most urgent measures is the protection of old forests ++ EuroNatur and … Mehr / More Call on EU Summit in Sibiu: Fight ecosystem crisis, save Romania’s forest treasure →
NGOs challenge the Romanian Government at Aarhus Convention and EU Commission over forest logging disaster

NGOs challenge the Romanian Government at Aarhus Convention and EU Commission over forest logging disaster

Brasov, Romania (April 8, 2019) – Today, in a press conference held in Brasov next to the Conference of EU Nature Directors, the forest lawyer of Agent Green announced the launch of complaints against the Romanian government due to strong evidence of legal breaches of EU legislation in relation to the ongoing logging disaster in … Mehr / More NGOs challenge the Romanian Government at Aarhus Convention and EU Commission over forest logging disaster →