Eeva Furman, Chair of the Finnish Expert Panel on Sustainable Development (Sustainability Panel) and Board member of the EEAC Network, will step down from the Panel and the EEAC Network’s board to take up her position as Secretary General of the Finnish Commission for Sustainable Development from 15 August 2022 onwards.
Nature is declining at an alarming rate in the Netherlands. According to the Council for the Environment and Infrastructure (Rli), the biodiversity crisis is as serious as the climate crisis. Robust nature is crucial for the quality of life in the Netherlands. People depend on nature for their health, for clean drinking water, for healthy food and for clean air. In its advisory report Nature-Inclusive Netherlands, the Rli calls on the Dutch Government to reverse the decline of nature and to ensure its recovery. Such efforts will only succeed, however, if the authorities commit to nature everywhere and for everyone. Read More