29 September 2012

It is an understatement to say that biodiversity is important to Friends of the Earth Europe. Our members have a long tradition of working to conserve and restore biodiversity. This paper brings together FoEE's existing views and its new thinking on biodiversity and related policies in a common position.

1 November 2009

This analysis of EU biofuel policy highlights the failure of EU law to account for the environmental impact of indirect land use change when calculating the greenhouse gas benefits of biofuels meaning there is a substantial risk that current EU biofuel policy will cause more harm than good.

The report also warns that current EU legislation fails to address the risks to biodiversity and to vulnerable communities in some of the poorest regions of the world.