Two UK projects are amongst the 23 finalists in the second edition of the European Natura 2000 Award organised by the European Commission. These are the Alde-Ore Future for Wildlife and the Peatland Programme.
The UK is celebrating European Youth Week with four events and activities for young people from this week and until 4 May 2015. The idea of European Youth Week 2015 is to encourage young people to take part in civil society and in the labour market; and to help them understand how developing a wide range of different skills can help them find a job.
Despite misleading stories in the press suggesting organic farmers have “been ordered by the EU to use homeopathic medicine” the EU rules concerned refer to several types of natural remedy and are crystal clear that antibiotics may be used where necessary . Here is what the rules actually say. “Disease shall be treated immediately to avoid suffering […]
European Commission Representation in the United Kingdom
Simplified grants programme for initiatives to promote debate and raise awareness of EU policy priorities
The European Commission Representation in the UK is seeking for proposals from civil society organisations for events that promote debate and raise awareness of current EU policy priorities. The Representation will provide financial support to successful applicants in the form of lump sum grants. More