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Are EU MEPs Ready to Boost Biodiversity and Farm to Fork Strategies?

EU Farm to Fork & Biodiversity Strategies need helpWhen the European Commission announced the Farm to Fork and Biodiversity Strategies, exactly one year ago, we estimated that they could be potential game changers for EU nature, food and farming policies.
In the next few weeks, EU lawmakers have a chance to show their strong support for nature and sustainable agriculture, argue Sabien Leemans and […]

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Libertad para el río salmonero

¡Libertad para el río salmonero Kemijoki!Un activista finés, el profesor Vesa Puuronen tiene que pagar compensaciones a una corporación hidroeléctrica “Kemijoki Oy” por “dañar una presa” con pinturas de salmones. Las presas sin escalas para peces han eliminado la población local de salmones.
Gracias a Mario Quevedo por traducir la viñeta!

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Umweltaktivist wurde wegen Lachs-Graffiti an Staudamm-Mauer zum Schadenersatz von 20 000 € verurteilt!

Mach den Kemijoki Fluss für den Lachs wieder frei!

Der Fluss Kemijoki im Norden Finnlands war einst einer der lachs-reichsten Flüsse Europas.
Nach dem Ende des Zweiten Weltkrieges wurden die Vorkommnisse an Lachs- und anderen Wanderfischen durch den Bau von Staudämmen schlagartig und vollständig zerstört.
Bis heute fehlen bei den seither 16 gebauten Wasserkraftwerken die natürlichen Wanderwege für Fische. Dafür verantwortlich zeichnet sich das staatliche (Betreiber)- […]

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Activist to Pay Compensations to Power Company for “Damaging the Dam” with Art!

Hydro power company makes activist payThe Kemijoki River in Northern Finland was once maybe the best salmon river in Europe.
The river was dammed after the World War II, and no fish passages were built, so the local salmon population was lost.
Kemijoki Ltd has now 16 hydro power plants in the Kemijoki River. The company wants to build one more with […]

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Stop Fake Green EU Finance Rules

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WWF EU: “130 NGOs and experts are sounding the alarm on the EU’s green finance rules, the ‘Taxonomy’, and calling for them to be rooted in science. In a detailed joint statement, the groups flag and analyse ten priority areas of concern in the European Commission’s draft, which covers which sectors can be classed as […]

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