International news

Today, on 22nd May we celebrate the International Day for Biological Diversity. Read our statement on this important occasion: Biodiversity – Alpine Convention – Protected Areas – Alps Linking nature – Biodiversity needs connectivity In order to preserve its extraordinary biodiversity the Alps need, even more than other regions, ecological…
 Dear Partners and friends of ALPARC, Next year ALPARC will commemorate its 20th years. In the beginning of 2015, the ALPARC General Assembly and the Memorial Danilo Re, organised in the Hohe Tauern National Park will be the first occasion of this anniversary year to meet between protected areas managers.…
Tuesday, 22 April 2014

Multivision DVD and Blu-ray

Multivision DVD and Blu-ray
The Multivision "For the Alps" will be available very soon in Standard DVD and Blu-ray format. Since its creation, the Multivision is at free disposal for all alpine protected areas, to be shown in their visitor centres or during local events (high definition data avialble for download on the website…
Workshop "Take advantage of land use change for improving connectivity"
 Following a large participatory work involving more than 150 scientists across the entire alpine Arc the article "The 50 most Important Questions relating to the Maintenance and Restoration of an Ecological Continuum in the European Alps " was finally published in January 2013 in the scientific open access journal PLoS…
2015: General Assembly ALPARC and Danilo Re Memorial in the Hohe Tauern, Tyrol (Austria)
Photo legend, from left to right : the Secretary General of the Alpine Convention, Markus Reiterer ; the deputy governor of the Land of Tyrol, Mrs. Ingrid Felipe ; the ALPARC president Michael Vogel ; the representative of the Danilo Re steering committee Martin Šolar and the director of the National Park Hohe Tauern…
Youth Alpine Dialogue - Appel à participation de jeunes alpins!
Le REEMA, CIPRA France et ALPARC sont relais du programme international "Youth Alpine Dialogue" pour les Alpes françaises. A ce titre, nous recherchons des jeunes (15-18 ans et 18-30 ans) pour participer à ce projet original, convivial et porteur d'idées ! Nous comptons sur vous pour nous aider à créer…
Thursday, 30 January 2014

The wishes of the Secretary General

 Dear friends of the Alpine protected areas, The network of Alpine protected areas is a success story of long years about the implementation of the Alpine Convention, which began as early as 1995 on French initiative, developed further in the following years and joined the Permanent Secretariat of the Alpine…
Tuesday, 28 January 2014

19th Danilo Re Meet: the results

19th Danilo Re Meet: the results
 The Adamello Brenta Geopark hosted the nineteenth edition of the meet in memory of Danilo Re at Pinzolo (Val Rendena, Trentino, Italy) from 9th to 12th January 2014. Danilo Re is a park warden from the Province of Cuneo (Piemont, Italy) who met his death in the line of duty…
General Assembly 2014 – a new beginning
ALPARC carried out its first ordinary general assembly on 10th January 2014 in Pinzolo in the Adamello Brenta Natural Park (I) with its members from all Alpine countries present. The general assembly approved the official reports for 2013 of the President, Treasurer and Director, as well as the framework programme…
Mountain environmental education in 2014
The next meetings of the ALPARC working group “Mountain environmental education” are scheduled on 21st and 22nd October 2014 at the brand new visitors centre (Haus der Berge) of the Berchtesgaden National Park in the Bavarian Alps     Until then ALPARC will work with the members of this working group…