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Ambassador's bike tour to environmental organisations
November 2, 2016

Ambassador's bike tour to environmental organisations

On November 1, 2016, in the framework of a visit to Shkodra by Swedish Ambassador Mr Johan Ndisi, a cycling tour took place to raise awareness of environmental protection. This was among the first visits being made by the ambassador to projects supported by Sweden, during which he will be briefed on the progress of administrative and territorial...

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WATER CRIMES project shares knowledge internationally
October 26, 2016

WATER CRIMES project shares knowledge internationally

The WATER CRIMES project team has contributed in recent months to a series of international meetings and conferences focusing on the latest advances in knowledge about water-related crimes in Europe. The project team is involved in presenting ongoing research activities and preliminary findings. The meetings also address such topics as environmental criminal justice,...

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WATER CRIMES project to hold European workshop
October 25, 2016

WATER CRIMES project to hold European workshop

Early next month, the WATER CRIMES project will hold both a European workshop and a project mid-term meeting. The WATER CRIMES project is pleased to announce that the European Workshop on Water Crimes will be held on November 10–11, 2016, in La Coruna, Spain. The aims of the workshop are to establish a meeting point for experts from all over Europe in order to define...

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SEEDLING team discusses SDGs at capacity building workshop in Pristina
October 19, 2016

SEEDLING team discusses SDGs at capacity building workshop in Pristina

Within the scope of planned country visits, the SEEDLING project team visited Pristina, Kosovo*, on September 28–30, 2016.  A full-day capacity-building workshop on the UN Sustainable Development Goals and their targets and interrelations was organised at the request of the Kosovan Ministry of Education, Science and Technology. The main presentation was delivered...

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CRESSIDA addresses local resilience for Drini and Drina River basin communities
October 19, 2016

CRESSIDA addresses local resilience for Drini and Drina River basin communities

Floods, earthquakes, forest fires and long periods of drought have all occurred in 2016 in various Western Balkan countries, including Albania, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Serbia. All Western Balkan countries, in one way or another, are facing the challenge of how to cope with such extreme and sudden events. In most cases, high casualty numbers and severe...

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Eleven CSOs to be awarded REC core grants through CSOnnect
October 18, 2016

Eleven CSOs to be awarded REC core grants through CSOnnect

Within the Environmental Civil Society Support Programme for Serbia (CSOnnect), 11 civil society organisations have been selected as beneficiaries of core grants funds. The official awarding and signature of contracts with selected organisations will be held on October 26, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. at the EU Info Centre in Belgrade. By awarding these grants to civil society...

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