Title of the project
FACE & BirdLife joint statement on the EU’s “post 2010” Biodiversity policy
Raise awareness of the livelihood of the UK failing on its target to halt the decline of biodiversity by 2010
FACE and BirdLife International released a statement calling upon EU Institutions, Member States and all stakeholders to intensify efforts for implementing the EU’s 2010 Biodiversity Action Plan.
Specifically called for better implementation of the Birds and Habitats Directives, a call for a comprehensive legislation on Invasive Alien Species, the need for reform of sectoral policies and strategies (e.g. agriculture and fisheries), etc.
FACE (representing Europe’s hunters) and was involved in forming and releasing the statement.
|Country||AlbaniaAustriaBelgiumBosnia and HerzegovinaBulgariaCroatiaCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkEstoniaFinlandFranceGermanyGreeceHungaryIcelandIrelandIsraelItalyLatviaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMaltaMontenegroNetherlandsNorwayPolandPortugalRomaniaRussiaSerbiaSlovakiaSloveniaSpainSwedenSwitzerlandThe Former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaTurkeyUkraineUnited Kingdom|
Protection status of the areas
|Species Caracteristics||Huntable species, Protected species, Threatened species, Abundant species, Migratory species, Invasive Alien species|
|Species Type||Birds, Mammals, Generalist predators, Large carnivores|
|Leading partners||FACE (http://www.face.eu/),BirdLife International (http://www.birdlife.org/)|