Green Deal Targets

Green Deal Targets

The European Green Deal aims to make Europe climate neutral by 2050 through a range of targets, such as reducing pesticide use and risk by 50% by 2030.

Latest news

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19 Feb 2024

Environmental benefits flow from Thematic Group networking

Our thematic work to support environmental protection, including biodiversity, and climate is advancing with the launch of a new Thematic Group on Green Architecture: Designing Green Strategies.

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14 Feb 2024

Moving forward with CSP Monitoring Committees

Our recent Thematic Group meeting on Monitoring Committees promoted the coordination of priorities between CSP Managing Authorities, Paying Agencies, National Networks and Monitoring Committees.

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23 Jan 2024

Join our new Thematic Group about CAP Green Architecture

Our CAP Implementation Contact Point is launching a new Thematic Group (TG) on the Green Architecture in CAP Strategic Plans (CSPs) and Expressions of Interest are now open.

Latest publications

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Member State Evaluation |

Latvian communities of ground and rove beetles in differently managed agrocenoses 

An evaluation of the impact of the Rural Development Programme's (RDP) organic farming measure (M11) on the biodiversity of beetles in Latvia. 

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Member State Evaluation |

Impact of agri-environmental and climate protection measures in Lower Saxony and Bremen's Rural Development Programme 2014-2022

An in-depth evaluation of the Rural Development Programme's (RDP) measures aimed at reducing nutrient surpluses and greenhouse gas emissions in agriculture.

Eco-schemese CAP Strategic Plans
Policy Insights |

Policy Insights: Eco-schemes: evolving the CAP’s green architecture

Taking a deeper look at eco-schemes, an innovative component of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) 2023-2027 and a main tool to deliver on environmental and climate goals of the European Green Deal.

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