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How to Ensure Compliance with Espoo Convention in Nuclear Field in Ukraine / Policy paper (2014) (In Ukrainain)

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Complaint about Belarus NPP under Espoo Convention

Complaint on non-compliance by Belarus with its obligations under Espoo Convention in the course of construction of a nuclear power plant (NPP).


The complaint was developed by the European ECO Forum legal team and submited to the Implementation Committee of the Espoo Convention by the Ecoclub NGO (Ukraine).


The complaint includes:


1. Cover Form (English)

2. Main argumentation (English)

3. Annex I

4. Annex II

5. Annex III

6. Annex IV

(all annexes are in Russian)

Policy Review

March 2014

Red Book Rendezvous

Anchusa crispa

Red List Category: Critically Endangered.
Major Threats : This species is badly affected by human activities, in particular intense trampling, motorbikes, four-wheel drive vehicles and quad bikes, camping, the construction of tracks and roads, mechanical beach cleaning, and the removal of sand.
Conservation Actions: In France, Anchusa crispa is legally protected in Corsica and included in the national Red List of France. In the Red List of Italy, it is listed as Vulnerable. Internationally, it is included in Appendix I of the Bern Convention, and as a priority species in Annexes II and IV of the EU Habitats Directive. Several conservation projects have started through an EU LIFE project entitled "Conservation of natural habitats and plant species in Corsica", including habitat protection, land acquisition, and restoration work.