In the frame of the project "Nature Conservation and Sustainable Development at the Green belt Albania” is jointly implemented by Euronatur and PPNEA with the financial support by German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (BfN). The main purpose of the project is to achieve a contribution to the protection of the biodiversity and the sustainable rural development in two protected areas along the Balkan Green Belt in Albania. In the frame of this project are produced two brochure for the core zone of Rrajca of the Shebenk-Jabllanicea National Park and ...
The development of ecotourism it is a good opportunity for the Shebenik-Jabllanica National Park, because ecotourism is the model of a sustainable development of tourism, what this park and our country needs. Recently PPNEA and Euronatur supported the training on 12 local guide, implemented by Agri-En and Association of Women Librazhd, helped by RAPA Elbasan. The training was mixed with theoretic and practical lessons, information for biodiversity importance, Shebenik-Jabllanica National Park values and the ecotourism development.
PNEA’s education expert Klaudja Koci is participating in the Spring Alive international meeting in Bratislava, Slovakia organized by OTOP Poland and with the support of Erasmus + funding. The education officers have collected prior to this meeting information from teachers of kindergarten and primary school about the bird species which they include in their lesson plans what they do not use.
As a result, a work package with information on some bird species and creative materials and games to include in their lesson plans.
PPNEA's education expert presented a successful case of ...
The pupils of "Bardhaj” primary school, Rrajce this year and so on will enjoy a warm winter for this year and many years to come and will use less wood for heating. This is due to the installation of a central heating system that will distribute the heat to the whole school and reduce for 45% tinber consumption for heating. The central heating system was made possible by PPNEA and financially supported by EuroNatur while the Albnatyra together with RAPA Elbasan were responsible for its implementation.
This equipment is also helpful ...
In the frame of the project Spring Alive it was prepared a survey for the teachers of 55 countries where it is implemented this project. The questionnaire aim to establish to date experience of teachers and their needs with regard to environmental education and teaching materials.
Help us to create new materials for teachers by filling the questionnaire in order to assess the needs of teachers and kindergartens grade.
The questionnaire it takes only 5 minutes and to fill it please click HERE.
I was very happy because after completed the application for the tranboundary summer school ‘’Management of silvo-pastoral systems’’, I was one of the chosen students who fulfilled the all the requirements. I was excited because this was the right training for me, due to my studies and my future. This summer school was organized by SPP and gathered lecturers and students from the three sides of Prespa in Greek Prespa leke.
Before the summer school, PPNEA’s representative, Ms Koci explained all the necessary information related to the activity, such as preparatory ...
For the first time, PPNEA implemented the micro-projects component in Munella region, the main shelter where the Balkan lynx reproduced in Albania. The farmer Gjet Gjoni and his project "Development of bee keeping in Mirdita region” was one of the micro-grand’s winners. Through this micro-project , Gjeta increased the number of bees with 15 new colony. Moreover, he donated 3 bee hives to three other families in the area. PPNEA will always support the local people whose will contribute in sustainable use of natural resources in Munella region.
Local people from Prespa experienced a weekend different from usual, being part of the activities organized by PPNEA and PrespaNet - a network of three environmental organizations for the protection of Prespa, in the framework of the Green Belt Day.
On 22 September, PPNEA’s team gave a presentation to school children Liqenas, to inform them about the Green Belt Initiative and the pearls along it, and Prespa region being one of those.
They continued the next day to put together wooden materials in the form of a nest box and decorated them ...
The European Spring Alive season for Europe and Central Asia and for the first time in Albania is over. It is time to say goodbye Barn Swallows, which are beginning to gather before their annual migration trip.
This year pupils of some Albanian primary schools and other pupils from 55 countries, part of Spring Alive Progarmme observe and record the arrival of 5 migratory bird species each year: White Stork Barn Swallow, Common Swift, Common Cuckoo and Eurasian Bee-eater. Swallows and other migration birds will start their journey from Europe ti ...
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◼ 2017 (1)
Meeting for the preparation of the new environmental education materials
Warm winter and less tinber to be burned
Learn about the nature in the nature!
Transboundary summer school ‘’Management of silvo-pastoral systems’’
The implementation of the micro-project in Munella, PPNEA always supporting local people
◼ July (7)
Bird identification course in Divjakë-Karavasta National Park
Eco-guide workshop in Divjaka-Karavasta National Park
The presentation of National Action Plan of Dalmatian Pelican
The artificial platform in Divjaka-Karavasta National Park
School’s out (side) for Spring!
Monitoring of three ongoing pilot/model projects
Assessing the biodiversity values of Munella Mountain area
◼ June (1)
◼ May (3)
Balkan Green Belt Regional Conference 2016
The second phase of the programe for the protection and preservation of natural value of Shebenik-Jabllanica NP
Presenting the initiative and discussing the zoning of Munella Mountain as a protected area
Spring Alive for Swallows this spring!
Our life in a wetland!
Act4Drin- NGO Alliance launched on the occasion of World Wetlands Day 2016
The 2nd workshop on Natura2000
The third workshop with Balkan lynx monitoring network in Albania
A Balkan lynx cub killed in Munella Mountain
Sustainable development and nature conservation
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species classified Lynx lynxbalcanicusas critically endangered species
Balkan Lynx Ambassadors held two training session in Puka region
The 3rd transboundary newsletter from PrespaNet is ready for distribution.
Balkan Green Belt Workshop in Prespa Lake (Greece)
First Workshop in the framework of the project Nature Conservation and Sustainable Development at the Green Belt Albania
Informative tables placed in the area of Protected Landscape Vjosë-Nartë
Technical forum ‘’The management and effective use of the land and waters and the adaptation measurements for the climate change’’.
Balkan Lynx Ambassadors Training Programe held at Outdoor Ambassador Albania Summer Camp 2015
Study Tour in Burgas, Bulgaria
New bird watching tower in “Divjake – Karavasta” National Park
Balkan Lynx Recovery Programme Newsletter
Ecological summer camp on mammal research and inventorying
Albanian virgin beech forests
◼ July (8)
Last flight of the Griffon in Albania
Balkan lynx in Valbona valley
"Traditional Flavor" Eco-business in Butrint
New tourism information office is opened in Vlora
Developing Touristic Diving in Albania
PPNEA participation in the "Environmental Film Festival 2015"
PrespaNet members meeting for social weekend in Prespa
Meeting with the small grant beneficiaries in "Shebenik- Jablanica" National Park
Celebrating World Migratory Bird Day in the Kashta Slough
Ambassadors of Sustainable Development in Shebenik-Jabllanice National Park.
Environmental Peacebuilding and Sustainability in the Balkans
World Biodiversity Day and Balkan Lynx
PPNEA at Tirana Green Drinks
Celebration on the World Migratory Bird Day by a pilot course in bird identification in Albania
Environmental Education with school children in the National Park Butrint
Balkan anti-poison workshop
PrespaNet Annual Meeting 2015
Little Sydney: Protecting Nature in Europe
◼ May (3)
Day of Shebenik-Jabllanica National Park
Celebration of World Migratory Bird Day with a course in bird identification in Albania
Cross-border fair of good practices Struga Macedonia
posted by Mindi Greenberg 06.04.17