The Verkhovna Rada — latest ecology news

New bill will allow deforestation with 2400% profitability – investigation
New bill will allow deforestation with 2400% profitability – investigation

They are trying to destroy the only existing system of control over sanitary felling of the forest

Draft Law "On Ratification of the Danube Regional Program" is registered in the Verkhovna Rada
Draft Law "On Ratification of the Danube Regional Program" is registered in the Verkhovna Rada

The agreement is aimed at creating conditions for attracting international technical assistance

The Verkhovna Rada approved the draft law No. 9456 on the export of biomethane
The Verkhovna Rada approved the draft law No. 9456 on the export of biomethane

Biomethane production potential in Ukraine reaches 21.8 billion m3 per year

The Ecological Committee voted for the scandalous draft law "On Forest Management" – UPG
The Ecological Committee voted for the scandalous draft law "On Forest Management" – UPG

The draft law cancels the OVD procedure for continuous sanitary felling for areas of less than 10 hectares

Environmental activists oppose draft law No. 9516 "On effective forest management"
Environmental activists oppose draft law No. 9516 "On effective forest management"

Eco-activists demand that people's deputies reject draft law No. 9516

Agenda of the parliamentary environmental committee for March 14
Agenda of the parliamentary environmental committee for March 14

People's deputies will consider 2 profile draft laws, subject to the opinion of the scientific and expert administration

Head of the State Forestry Agency accused of inefficiency
Head of the State Forestry Agency accused of inefficiency

In 2023, forest protection workers discovered 96 cases of illegal logging with a total volume of 72 m3

The draft law "On Packaging and Packaging Waste" may be adopted in 2024 – Bondarenko
The draft law "On Packaging and Packaging Waste" may be adopted in 2024 – Bondarenko

A new version of the document should be submitted to the Verkhovna Rada in the near future

Verkhovna Rada Environmental Committee to hold a meeting on February 12: agenda
Verkhovna Rada Environmental Committee to hold a meeting on February 12: agenda

People's deputies must submit proposals to draft law No. 10135-d "On the restoration of the Kakhov reservoir"

Verkhovna Rada has taken the first step towards unblocking biomethane exports
Verkhovna Rada has taken the first step towards unblocking biomethane exports

Ukraine will be able to export biogas that has proof of sustainability

Parliamentary Environmental Committee to meet on February 5: agenda
Parliamentary Environmental Committee to meet on February 5: agenda

People's deputies will consider the report on the work of the environmental committee for September 2023 – February 2024