Second Call for Nominations
for Members of the Methods Expert Group

More information here.

Guidance notes MEG here.

Application form here.



  • The European Commission has published and adopted the EU Biodiversity Strategy for 2030. Learn about how Eklipse and ALTER-Net contributed to the shaping of this new strategy. Read more. 
  • The second call for member nominations to join the Eklipse Methods Expert Group (MEG) for a three-year term (June 2020 - June 2023) is open now. Interested experts have until June 1st 2020 to apply. Learn more & apply.
  • Related to the Eklipse request topic of Transformative Change, we are pleased to advertise the upcoming GLOBAL 2000: “Vision for Transition - How Agriculture and Cities of the Future can save Biodiversity online conference.
  • Report on the participatory event “Plastics in our ocean: a micro or macro problem?” is now available online.
  • New outputs from the 2019 ALTER-Net & EKLIPSE Conference are featured in a special issue of Sustainability, including articles on "Perspectives on Citizen Engagemet for the EU Post-2020 Biodiversity Strategy" and "MICESE: A New Method for the Formulation of Key Messages." Read more.
  • Presentations on “the role of grids in a renewables-based electricity sector” series is now available online. Read more
  • The EKLIPSE Restoration EWG has recently published its final report on the main knowledge gaps hampering effectiveness to restore ecosystem biodiversity, function and services, produced for BiodivERsA. To access the report, please click here 
  • ALTER-Net / EKLIPSE key messages for the new EU Biodiversity Strategy have now been published and submitted to the European Commission. Read more.
  • ALTER-Net to take over management of the EKLIPSE Mechanism : In full cooperation with the EKLIPSE team, the decision was taken that ALTER-Net and its consortium partners will take over management of the EKLIPSE Mechanism. Read more.
  • EU renewable energy policies, global biodiversity, and the UN SDGs. Find the final report from the EKLIPSE EWG here.
  • Why EKLIPSE ? What's in it for you ? Discover the video here.