News about developments in my activities and occasionally about big developments regarding biodiversity policy, research or practice in Europe.

November 15, 2022

BioAgora project launched!

I had the pleasure to moderate the launch of the BioAgora project during a kick-off event in Helsinki.

October 19, 2021

Building with nature in mind

I was able to give advice to Stroom architects, so that no plants or animal species are damaged during construction.

October 13, 2021

Beautiful, sustainable, together

The EU LIFE Programme held a conference 'Beautiful, sustainable, together: LIFE in the New European Bauhaus. Watch this conference now on Youtube.

December 22, 2020

Natural forest expansion

The BiodivERsA folder provides a policy summary on the advantages and disadvantages of spontaneous forest development in Europe for the SPONFOREST project.

December 11, 2020

Alternet in a new guise

As of this week, the European network of leading ecosystem research institutes has a new identity.

October 25, 2020

Impact of EU LIFE programme on nature

In the EU Green Week, the European Commission published the new state of Europe's nature. Vulnerable species, habitats and protected nature areas were examined.