EU, Policy and Regulation

Brussels Briefing: Green lights for nature restoration bill and industrial emissions law

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The EU’s Nature Restoration Law aims to restore nature in 20% of the bloc’s land and sea areas by 2030, and in all degraded areas by 2050 (Photo: Luisvilanova/Envato)

Less ambitious than originally proposed, the EU Nature Restoration Law should nevertheless now become reality

The controversial EU Nature Restoration Law has been given the green light by the European parliament’s environment committee, much to the relief of environmental campaigners.

“Many ecosystems and species in Europe are on ...

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