About the LIFE programme
LIFE in UK and Finland twinning to restore peatlandPeatland and other wetlands are a critical natural resource which lock up twice as much carbon as all the world’s forests. They provide habitat for many valuable species and act as natural buffers for flooding. Restoration and long-term conservation requires shared best practices and careful monitoring.
Bringing new life to old minesMining provides the EU with crucial raw materials, but its effects on landscapes and ecosystems are drastic. A LIFE project in the Valencia region is testing new techniques to restore inactive mines and allow biodiversity to return.
EU invests € 116.1 million to improve the quality of life of EuropeansNew LIFE programme funding will unlock more than € 3.2 billion of additional support to 12 large-scale environmental and climate projects in ten Member States to support Europe's transition to a low-carbon, circular economy.The European Commission today announced an investment of € 116.1 million for the latest integrated projects to be funded under the LIFE programme for the Environment and Climate Action. The funding will support projects in Austria, Bulgaria, Czechia, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Portugal and Slovenia.Read the full press release
- 26/02/2019 - 08:30
LIFE-ANADRY final InfodayThe main results of the LIFE-ANADRY project will be presented, where experts will talk about slud...
- 28/02/2019 - 10:00
LIFE Alister European workshop: biodiversity protection and socio-economic developmentOrganised by LIFE ...
- 13/03/2019 - 09:00 to 15/03/2019 - 15:00
International Life+ Pinzón conference on conservation of threatened island birdsConservation of threatened island birds through the establishment of new populations and ...