The EBB advocates a world with rich biodiversity and a safe climate, where equal, just, peaceful and democratic societies can prosper.  It promotes the principles of prevention, precaution, and the polluter pays and works towards implementing policies and laws that promote health and wellbeing.

The EBB focuses on environmental justice, human rights and sustainable production and consumption.  It works with other NGOs and environmental groups, development organizations, trade unions, and progressive industries to advocate environmentally friendly and socially just policies.

The EEB tackles Europe’s most pressing environmental problems by agenda-setting, monitoring, advising on, and influencing how these issues are addressed.