The EU's new biodiversity strategy is an ambitious, constructive and coherent strategy that delivers on the commitment from the EU and its Member States to protect the living world and implement national strategies and action plans to achieve it.
Senior Policy Analyst
Phone: +32 (0) 2211 1093
- biodiversity and nature conservation,
- ecosystem services and the value of biodiversity,
- sustainable agriculture
Evelyn joined IEEP in 2012. She has a background in environmental biology and a Masters degree in natural resource management and development studies. She has broad experience of project management for university sustainability research in Switzerland, and capacity building on the environmental impacts of genetically modified crops in Brazil, Kenya, and Vietnam, as well as environmental advocacy and communications, and environmental education.
Evelyn’s current policy interests include biodiversity conservation and agriculture, Natura 2000, ecosystem restoration, plant and animal genetic resources, and valuation of biodiversity and ecosystem services. Evelyn’s mother tongue is English and she is fluent in German, French, and Spanish.
The European Commission's Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development. commissioned IEEP (through the Alliance Environment consortium) to undertake a formal evaluation of the CAP’s impact on habitats, landscapes and biodiversity.
The European Commission, in cooperation with the European Committee of the Regions, organised an EU Conference “Halting the loss of pollinators: the role of the EU agricultural and regional development policies” on 21 February.
The EU institutions have raised the stakes on biodiversity, but will the Green Deal deliver?
Pollinators are increasingly under threat by human activity. IEEP surveyed national and regional initiatives that help pollinators in ten EU Member States, outlining strategies, successes and gaps.