Posts with tag: Rewilding Europe

  • New members Rewilding Europe Circle (News)

    28. February 2017

    We are very happy to announce the further extension of the Rewilding Europe Circle with two new members: Mrs Paula Sarmento from Portugal and Mr Ignace Schops from Belgium. They join the Circle, which now counts 11 members that champion and support our initiative in the widest sense possible.  Paula Sarmento has a long and …

  • Rewilding Europe is a lucky lottery winner (News)

    8. February 2017

    At the Annual Charity Gala of the Dutch Postcode Lottery, held at Amsterdam’s Carré Theatre on February 6, Rewilding Europe received 500,000 euros in support of its rewilding work across Europe. Rewilding Europe first became a beneficiary of the Dutch Postcode Lottery in February 2013, with our initiative now receiving an annual donation of 500,000 euros. …

  • Dutch Postcode Lottery continues cooperation with Rewilding Europe (News)

    25. October 2016

    We are thrilled to announce that last week, the Board of Directors of the Dutch Postcode Lottery decided to continue its cooperation with Rewilding Europe. Based on a formal evaluation completed this year, the Board made this positive decision which means that Rewilding Europe will continue to receive financial support for the period 2017-2021. Since …

  • Rewilding Europe and Canon – behind the scenes of our promotional film (Blog)

    19. October 2016

    A journey with the CANON EOS-1D X Mark II In September, Rewilding Europe released its first promotional film about creating a wilder Europe.  Canon France sponsored this film produced by Emmanuel Rondeau, a French cinematographer and film producer from White Fox Pictures. Emmanuel used the new CANON EOS-1D X Mark II camera to show its …

  • Promotional film of Rewilding Europe released today (News)

    27. September 2016

    We are excited to announce the release of Rewilding Europe’s first promotional film today, presenting our vision for a wilder Europe. Take a few moments and travel with us to some of the rewilding areas in which we work, learn about the historic opportunities for rewilding, and how this can benefit both nature and people. …

  • Rewilding Europe receives CBF’s Seal of Approval (News)

    12. July 2016

    This July, after an in depth review, Rewilding Europe received the official charity recognition from the Dutch Bureau of Fundraising Organisations (CBF). Rewilding Europe now carries the CBF’s Seal of Approval for meeting the formulated criteria with regard to the disbursement of funds, governing board, policies, fundraising and accountability. The Central Bureau on Fundraising (CBF) …

  • Nature conservation needs policies that support rewilding (Blog)

    7. June 2016

    To regain ground and confidence nature conservation needs policies that support rewilding Rewilding is the biggest, most exciting idea to emerge in conservation since the 1970s. The challenge now is to create the spaces within conservation policy and politics where rewilding ideas can find expression, gain traction and be tested. Frans Schepers from Rewilding Europe …

  • Additional support for rewilding of Lapland’s rivers (News)

    2. June 2016

    On May 26, Swedish Marie-Claire Cronstedts Foundation announced its support for rewilding of Lapland’s rivers by presenting a grant to Rewilding Lapland Foundation. The funding will complement already approved funding by the Swedish Postcode Foundation for the restoration of fish spawning areas at Trollforsen, Pite River, and boost field activities in Lapland. Lapland, Rewilding Europe’s …

  • Capturing your imagination: Annual Review 2015 is out! (News)

    26. May 2016

    At Rewilding Europe, we love to share our accomplishments with you. In the latest Annual Review for the year 2015, you will read about the encouraging progress we made to make Europe a wilder place. A year in which a lot of action happened in moving forward with our exciting initiative. As the scale and scope …

  • Rewilding could extend and reinvigorate European nature policy (News)

    24. May 2016

    Today, Rewilding Europe published a ‘Policy Brief’ written and researched by Frans Schepers of Rewilding Europe and Paul Jepson of the University of Oxford, calling for an enabling policy space for rewilding as a new and complementary conservation approach in Europe. Rewilding has caught the scientific and public imagination but needs a more supportive policy …