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Winners of the environment programme


22.10.2020 – Presented by the EU’s LIFE programme for environment and climate action, the awards honoured winners in three different categories from Slovenia (Nature), Portugal (Environment), and Hungary (Climate Action). A special award recognising successful adaptation to COVID-19 went to an Italian project for its work in the time of coronavirus crisis. The LIFE Awards [...]

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Fires in Portugal


17.8.2017-The European Union continues to assist Portugal in managing forest fires that ravage across the country and tackling its consequences. Since August 12, when Portugal has applied for EU assistance this year, more than 160 firefighters, 27 vehicles and four firefighters have been deployed to the country through the EU Civil Protection Mechanism. Today the [...]

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