20 years of the WWF Danube-Carpathian Programme

In these days, the WWF Danube-Carpathian Programme (WWF DCP) celebrates its 20th anniversary and this is sufficient reason to summarise successes achieved. To reflect whole process that started years before WWF DCP establishment, the WWF and UNEP organised the symposium Changing environment. 30 years of environmental development in Central and …

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WWF 2018 Living Planet Report and the Carpathian perspective

The WWF released on 30. October 2018 its 2018 Living Planet report concluding that humans have wiped out 60% of wildlife populations in just 40 years. The global situation is reflected in the Carpathian Mountains as presented in their common statement the WWF Danube-Carpathian Programme (WWF DCP) and the Science …

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WWF Living Planet report released

The Living Planet Report, WWF’s flagship publication released every two years, is a comprehensive study of trends in global biodiversity and the health of the planet. The Living Planet Report 2018 is the twelfth edition of the report and provides the scientific evidence to what nature has been telling us …

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Collection of examples of social innovation in mountain areas

SIMRA’s fourth brochure collecting examples of social innovation in marginalised rural areas has just been published. This collection of brochures aims at concretely illustrating social innovation through the presentation of local on-going initiatives throughout Europe and the Mediterranean basin, taking turns addressing different marginalized rural areas. This brochure addresses mountain …

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The Landing is on Friday. Event of speculative ecology in Transcarpathia

The 48-hour happening will take place between trees and ruins. It will develop a non-linear narrative on ‘speculative ecology’ – a field trial on an ecology with the active participation of fictional aliens, socio-techno-epistemological aliens, corrupted aliens, political, bureaucratic, endangered aliens. Together with the participation of humans the question is …

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