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Project to reform Climate Change Act begins by listening to citizens

The reform of the Climate Change Act, as detailed in the Government Programme, has now begun. The first phase of the reform is hearing citizens’ views on what the new Climate Change Act should look like. The goal of the reform is to strengthen the Act and ensure that Finland can be carbon neutral by 2035.  Read more

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Project to reform Climate Change Act begins by listening to citizens

2019-11-11
The reform of the Climate Change Act, as detailed in the Government Programme, has now begun. The first phase of the reform is hearing citizens’ views on what the new Climate Change Act should look like. The goal of the reform is to strengthen the Act and ensure that Finland can be carbon neutral by 2035.

Research project explores the use of gypsum in fields as a measure for protecting the Baltic Sea

2019-11-07
This year, the Ministry of the Environment is launching a research and development project to promote the gypsum treatment of fields in the countries around the Baltic Sea. The aim is to reduce nutrient leaching from agriculture and to improve the state of the sea.

European Business and Nature Summit kicks off in Madrid

2019-11-07
The European Business and Nature Summit is taking place on 7–8 November in Madrid. The meeting will bring businesses together to present their views for the preparation of new international biodiversity targets to be agreed on in 2020 and offer a platform for exchanging information on innovative business activities that benefit biodiversity. State Secretary Terhi Lehtonen will attend the meeting.
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Finland’s Presidency of the Council of the EU

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