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LIFEnews - The latest news from the EU LIFE Programme

JUNE 2015

Commissioner Karmenu Vella

Interview with Commissioner Vella on LIFE

LIFEnews spoke recently to the European Commissioner for the Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Karmenu Vella, about the LIFE programme and its impact.




05 May Proceedings of LIFE woodpeckers conference published in scientific journal
05 May LIFE project presents new methodology for retrofitting buildings
08 May Innovative online seminar on wetland reconstruction opens
13 May Public consultation on birds and habitats directives
18 May NCFF event indicates type of projects to be financed
19 May Scottish volunteers stop theft of freshwater pearl mussels
21 May Respecting Europe's natural heritage on Natura 2000 Day
29 May LIFE events during Green Week 2015
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Natura 2000

ISSN: 1725-1877


LIFE proves a winner in Natura 2000 awards

LIFE projects made a strong showing at this year's European Natura 2000 Award ceremony, held in Brussels on 21 May.


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LIFE calls launched!

The LIFE programme launched two calls for proposals, underlining its commitment to supporting projects that protect the environment and tackle the impact of climate change.

2015 call for action grants for the LIFE programme >>


18-19 May Meet LIFE at the 2nd International Conference on Energy & Environment Guimaraes, Portugal 
19 May Desert dust detection project to hold final conference Rome, Italy 
19 May Slovak Republic LIFE Information Day Bratislava, Slovak Republic 
19 May Making money from Italy's Natura 2000 network Allumiere, Italy 
22-24  May International fish passage conference comes to Europe Groningen, the  Netherlands 
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