Water News & Publications
Removing tens of thousands of obsolete dams in Europe will bring life back to rivers, says new report
With only 40 percent of Europe’s waterways in good condition, a new study published today calls for ...
EU has little to report as UN meeting reviews progress on SDGs
The EU is relying on policy initiatives in particular areas. It needs to present an overarching SDG ...
WWF position: the EU's long-term climate strategy
The EU should aim for zero net emissions by 2040
MEPs call on EC to launch infringement procedure to save Pirin and Kresna Gorge
A critical situation in two areas protected under EU law in Bulgaria
Citizens jumping in rivers & lakes across 18 European countries to protect the future of our waters
Yesterday, thousands of people across Europe jumped into rivers, streams and lakes in more than 160 ...
Ester Asin appointed as new Director of WWF European Policy Office
Ester Asin Martinez will be taking up the position of Director for WWF’s European Policy Office on ...
Europe’s rivers and lakes cry out for help as Member States continue to look the other way
The EEA's 2018 “State of Water” estimates that only 40% of European surface waters are currently ...
UNESCO decision leaves Pirin’s future uncertain
A watered down decision taken today by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee gathered in Bahrain ...
UN aviation agency throws lifeline to fossil fuels
Countries have jeopardised airlines’ ability to reduce carbon emissions
A Plan for the Future: How Strong Strategies Can Bring a More Sustainable Europe
1000 days ago today, the EU signed a historic agreement on sustainability. Yet it still has no ...