Seminar-Dialogue with the European Commission 2020

Seminar-dialogue 2020 – Partnerships for Biodiversity: Biodiversity, Climate and Protected Areas towards 2030. Organized by EUROPARC Federation in cooperation with DG ENV with the participation of DG CLIMA on Tuesday, 02.06.2020 – Online meeting.


Following the successful experiences in 2017, 2018, and 2019 , The EUROPARC Federation and the Nature Unit of the DG Environment organised the “Seminar-Dialogue 2020 – Partnerships for Biodiversity” on the 2nd of June 2020, titled ‘Biodiversity, climate and Protected Areas towards 2030’.

By bringing together representatives of the Commission and Protected Areas professionals on an annual basis, The EUROPARC Federation aims to highlight the contribution of Protected Areas in implementing key European policies, raise awareness of managers about EU policy developments and provide the European Commission with clear insights about the challenges faced by professionals in the field.

This year, 40 participants met online for an interesting debate about the role of Protected Areas and Natura 2000 in the new EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030 and EU climate policies, in the framework of the EU Green Deal.

Due to the restrictions presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, the meeting took place online.

Do you want to know more about what happened?

Find the agenda of the event:

Seminar Dialogue 2020 AGENDA

Read here the report of the event:

Seminar Dialogue 2020 REPORT

Download the presentations:

EU DG ENV Nature Restoration&Climate_O’Briain

EU DG CLIMA Climate&biodiversity_Löffler

EC DG ENV Biodiversity 2030_Notaro

EUROPARC N2000&Climate_Schops

EUROPARC LIFENatur’Adapt_deSadeleer

EUROPARC LIFEe-Natura2000.edu_McIntosh