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Two new nature conservation areas to Russia near the Finnish border
15 January 2018, Biodiversity and Land Use, SYKE
At the end of the Year of the Environment 2017 Russia decided to establish a new National Park in the Lake Ladoga archipelago and a new Nature Park on the islands of the Eastern Gulf of Finland and the surrounding waters. Both of these conservation ...
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Tiny polyps save corals from predators and disease
22 December 2017, JRC
Corals may have unexpected allies in improving their health and resilience. In a new study published today in Proceedings of the Royal Society, the scientists show how tiny hydrozoans, polyps smaller than one millimetre and commonly found in ...
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JRC contribution to the EU Agricultural Outlook
21 December 2017, JRC
The EU Agricultural Outlook, published on Monday 18 December, presents the EU's annual projections of agricultural commodity markets to 2030 and stresses the importance of environmental and climate change constraints....
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Science for an evolved Common Agricultural Policy
18 December 2017
A positive future for food and farming with a strong EU agri-food sector also depends on an effective Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)....
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How much soil goes down the drain – new data on soil lost due to water
15 December 2017, JRC
According to a new study, almost 36 billion tons of soil is lost every year due to water, and deforestation and other changes in land use make the problem worse. The study also offers ideas on how agriculture can change to become a part of the ...
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Building steps towards the UN's Sustainable Development Goals
11 December 2017, Society, SYKE
A high-level international panel of scientific experts of United Nations will convene in Helsinki on 12 and 13 December. It will prepare assessments based on research data and draw up recommendations to achieve the goals of the UN's 2030 Agenda. In ...
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Vacancies at the JRC
07 December 2017, JRC
See the JRC's External Staff Recruitment Application (ESRA) for details....
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EU and its Arctic partners agree to prevent unregulated fishing in the Arctic Ocean
07 December 2017, JRC
The European Union and nine nations have reached an international agreement to prevent unregulated commercial fishing in the Arctic high seas....
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Lighting the world: electrification strategies for Sub-Saharan Africa
05 December 2017, JRC
In 2015, the majority of Africans lacked access to electricity. With an electrification rate of 43%, Africa has by far the lowest rate in the world....
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Commission's top scientific advisers publish opinion on food from the oceans
30 November 2017, JRC
The High Level Group of the Commission's Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM) has published a new independent scientific opinion on Food from the Oceans....
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