Delivering Environmental Benefits through Ecological Focus Areas

On Tuesday 6 March stakeholders involved in the CAP reform debate, including researchers, representatives from the Commission, European Parliament, Member States, NGOs and farmer organisations, came together to engage in a constructive debate on how to get the most for the environment out of the Ecological Focus Area (EFA) measure under the CAP proposals for the greening of direct payments. The event, held in Brussels, was hosted by Scottish Natural Heritage on behalf of the UK statutory conservation, countryside and environment agencies and organised by IEEP.

For further details and access to the presentations please see Cap2020.