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Ukrainian local energy experts receive energy audit training
May 22, 2017

Ukrainian local energy experts receive energy audit training

On May 11-12, the REC, together with the Training Center for Energy Management, held a practical energy audit training for local energy experts from partner municipalaties involved in the LINK project: Berdychiv, Cherkasy, Fastiv, Nizhyn, Ivano-Frankivsk, Lubny and Poltava. The seven Ukrainian communities have now reached the final stage of the project. Since 2015, each...

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REC initiative helps open first branch of Macedonian Museum of Natural History
May 17, 2017

REC initiative helps open first branch of Macedonian Museum of Natural History

At noon on May 18, 2017, the first branch of the Macedonian Museum of Natural History was formally opened in Star Dojran with the permanent exhibition “The Wildlife of Lake Dojran Valley”. The branch was completed through an initiative of the REC and a donation in the amount of USD 20,000 provided from the Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund, which took place in...

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Study visit showcases the benefits of transboundary water cooperation
April 30, 2017

Study visit showcases the benefits of transboundary water cooperation

As part of the actions falling within the WATER POrT project component linked to Action 2 – Dialogue and Cooperation, the REC coordinated a "Study Visit on Transboundary Cooperation Issues in Hungary, Slovenia and Croatia", which took place on April 23-29, 2017. The study visit brought together 13 representatives from national water authorities of Egypt,...

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Turkish delegation makes study tour to Hungary
April 25, 2017

Turkish delegation makes study tour to Hungary

On April 25, a delegation of legal specialists from the Turkish Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation visited the Regional Environmental Center (REC) to obtain a broader understanding of the European Union's Environment Liability Directive (ELD). The delegates were briefed on the implementation of and lessons learned related to one of the EU's most complex...

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