Natura 2000 is the centerpiece of the European Union nature & biodiversity policy. Is the largest network of protected areas in the world. The aim of the network is to assure the long-term survival of Europe's most valuable and threatened species and habitats.


Invasive alien species – a growing threat in Europe
    Invasive alien species (IAS) cost the EU an estimated EUR 12 billion per year, prompting the European Commission to push for an EU-wide approach to tackle the...
09-02-2013  | 28583 Hits |  Script (.doc) |  Video (.mp4) |  More information
Germany, Bay of Kiel - Informing fish customers in real time about the available catches
    Over four decades at sea, Jan Meyer’s business has suffered more and more from low and fluctuating prices in his catches and little alternatives in terms of marketing of his fish. To enable...
11-23-2011  | 23937 Hits |  Script (.doc) |  Video (.mp4) |  More information
Renewable energy – Creating lasting benefits
Environment, Energy | Runtime: 7''36'
Renewable energy – Creating lasting benefits
    The EU remains committed to generating 20% of its energy from renewable sources by 2020. On the occasion of the EU’s flagship event for sustainable energy, the EU Sustainable Energy Week...
06-21-2013  | 21840 Hits |  Script (.doc) |  Video (.mp4) |  More information
Poverty is still a reality in Europe
Social affairs, Employment | Runtime: 08'45''
Poverty is still a reality in Europe
    Almost 80 million people, of which 19 million are children, live below the poverty line in the EU. Despite an improvement in overall living standards over the past decade, poverty and social...
12-09-2009  | 18328 Hits |  Script (.doc) |  Video (.mp4) |  More information
Do we really know the Roma? International Roma Day raises the question
Employment, Social affairs | Runtime: 9'54"
Do we really know the Roma?  International Roma Day raises the question
    Between ten and twelve million Roma live in the European Union today, the majority suffering extreme levels of social deprivation leading to a public perception usually based on ignorance, prejudice...
03-29-2010  | 17044 Hits |  Script (.doc) |  Video (.mp4) |  More information