United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration Started

Get involved by joining the movement and call for action on restoration.


On Tuesday, 15 September a "Strategy Reveal & Engagement Kickoff" webinar was held and more than 2,500 comments informed the final strategy guiding the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration. The UN Decade will be officially launched in 2021. But you can already call for action on restoration now by joining the movement.

ECRR statement on the EC Biodiversity Strategy 2030

The ECRR is excited to see that freshwater ecosystems are one of the flagship ecosystems in the EU Biodversity Strategy 2030


The European Commission states that in order to achieve the objectives of the Water Framework Directive, the natural functions of rivers must be restored. The Commission aims to do this by restoring at least 25,000 km of rivers into free-flowing rivers through the removal of primarily obsolete barriers and the restoration of floodplains and wetlands.