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On-line course: “Ecosystem Restoration and the UN Decade”

In this self-paced course you will learn to develop a step-by-step ecosystem restoration plan and apply effective restoration solutions in your national and subnational context. SER International Director Bethanie Walder spoke at the course presentation available on this video (Minute 19:24) For more information and to enrol to this on-line course starting on 3rd September […]Read More
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Annual Report 2020 approved by SERE Board and on-line

The Annual Report 2020 of SERE has been approved by the Board of Directors and now it is available on-line at this link, as well as at the section with all annual reports. 2020 was a unique and atypical year for all ther World, and for SERE, of course. However, we have made an effort […]Read More
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SERE participates on new publication: “Handbooks to Improve the Birds and Habitats Directives Implementation”

SERE has been part of the team producing two new handbooks on Evidence‐based Improvements in the Birds and Habitats Directives Implementation (E-BIND) commissioned by the European Parliament. The handbooks focus on Guidance for improving the availability of data and information on species, habitats and sites (Focus area A) and Scientific support for successful implementation of […]Read More
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SERE at the European Commission meeting on Impact Assessment of EU binding Ecological Restoration targets towards 2030

This first stakeholder workshop happened in parallel to the currently public consultation on Ecological restoration Targets open up to April 5th 2021. SERE was represented in this first workshop by Jordi Cortina (Chair) and Kris Decleer (Board member). Future stakeholder meetings will be dedicated to definitions, engagement, financing and implementation of directives, with no fixed […]Read More
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Our contribution to the EU nature restoration targets

SERE has submitted a feedback position document on the “Protecting biodiversity: nature restoration targets under EU biodiversity strategy” Roadmap on the open consultation period. Partner organisations, EFIB, CIREF, REVER, REAEET and SPECO have jointly signed the document with SERE. This consultation is on the framework of the new EU Bidioversity Strategy 2030, and towards the […]Read More
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Second edition of the International Principles and Standards for the Practice of Ecological Restoration

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA—Concurrent with this week’s call to action on climate at the United Nations and around the world, today the Society for Ecological Restoration (SER) and partners released the second edition of the International Principles and Standards for the Practice of Ecological Restoration. Introduced in 2016, the Standards establish norms to guide the development and […]Read More