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A bit of Tara in the schoolyard

WWF Nature Academy is designed to involve teachers and students from primary and secondary schools in an active and creative nature conservation which we are all part of.

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Animal husbandry subsidies as an incentive to stay

The Lonjsko polje Nature Park has been known to cooperate with the locals and it has secured them almost two million euros worth of subsidies

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Battle for Sutjeska - Preventing the government's decision to build a hydro power plant in the national park

Networking and activating the 27 associations and 6,000 citizens led to the prevention of building hydropower plant.

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Cooperation with the electric company to improve protection of the Saker Falcon

First cooperation between an NGO for bird protection and the Serbian national electric company.

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Developing a network of young Lynx ambassadors in protected areas

60 young students from 25 schools in the protected areas of Albania inhabited by lynx were educated and became Lynx ambassadors.

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Evolution in restoration and preservation of grassland habitats – Obedska bara

Long-term restoration of habitats through 20 years of organising international work camps.

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From a waste disposal area to a protected area: the example of the Tivat salt flats

Tivat Salina are invaluable place for birds and are now recognized by people.

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How to make a brand – out of apples?

Kozjansko Regional Park in Slovenia is the perfect example of cooperation between a park and the local community, who together recognized the region’s greatest asset – the apple

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Increase revenues for the local population through sustainable tourism at Šasko Lake

From the networking of local producers to the successful development of local offer and tourism in the hinterland of Ulcinj.

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Ornithological educational and volunteer camps on Mount Učka

For 14 years an educational camp in the Učka Nature Park was organized, with over 1000 volunteers attending and more than 22 000 birds counted.

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Partners, not competitors

The Una Tourism Cluster has 27 members and is showing formidable results for a local community.

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Taking the Livno Cheese road to taste perfection

Livno Cheese, whose quality depends on traditional agriculture, will soon be found under a single brand on shop shelves throughout the European Union.

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Through technology to nature conservation

Summer camps in Germia Park in Kosovo offer childhood as it used to be: playing in nature without gadgets. When you add to it IT minds, result is fantastic!

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What kind of pasture is best for all?

The Gajna pasture is a symbol of the excellent cooperation among local livestock owners, who are conserving biodiversity through traditional breeding and grazing practices in floodplain conditions

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