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Damn the Dam: - I am the River
I am the river, is a film produced by Ilir Kaso, it's not a protest against investments, it's an attempt to protect nature.
Greece authrities signed a document approving a project to divert rivers. There is listed VJOSA River which begins its journey near Vovousa village in north-western Greece and continues its natural flow towards the Adriatic Sea, in Vlora, southern Albania.
Moreover, this large braided river, will be interrupted on the Albanian side by a major dam in Kalivaç.
Take action today and help us to protect Vjosa. Together, we will make a diference!
Up to now the management of PA was always in the hands of the Directory of Forestry Services, no matter if non forested areas (like wetlands) have been in the scope of the PA. While there are clearly important developments at macro-level with an emphasis on decentralization, much needs to be done to streamline policies.
When seen from a distance Munella looks like a tooth rising up from lower surrounding hilly areas and reaching the (not so small) altitude of 1991 meters. A single isolated mountain, that even though recently is more accessible due to the newly build highway, it still remains a very remote place, hardly visited by anyone outside of the area.
Dalmatian Pelican are now vulnerable to extinction with a sharp decrease in numbers with a loss of 80% of breeding pairs since 70’s on Shkodra lake. On Albanian side of the lake tey were recorded for the last time in 1993. Meanwhile in Karavasta lagoon a loss of 90% since the 90’s has been documented.
This year the representatives of the three NGOs, MES, SPP and PPNEA have assembled for a two-day coordination meeting in Zaroshke, Albania. The main aim of the meeting was to discuss about the jointly achieved results and activities in the past period and to define the following steps.