International news

Summit of international protected area scientists
International scientists met from 10th to 12th June 2013 in Mittersill, Hohe Tauern Salzburg National Park (Austria), for the 5th Research Symposium. For many scientists dealing with nature protection and ecology, biodiversity, glacier research, the global change, sustainable development or long-term research in regions largely unaffected by humans, the 5th…
Workshop Regional Development and Quality of Life
 The workshop " Regional Development and Quality of Life” took place last 15 and 16 July 2013 in the brand new house of the mountains in Berchtesgaden. During a day and a half, participants had the opportunity to exchange all together on the content of a future project concerning regional…
Step by Step to ecological connectivity
Act locally: Municipalities contribute to ecological connectivity ALPARC has shown a number of possibilities how municipalities can pro-actively participate in the implementation of ecological networks in a brochure published in parallel to the movie “For hermits and fire salamanders – How municipalities connect habitats in the Alps” within the Ecological…
Des gypaètes et des hommes : fifth award for the film
 We have already talked about it last autumn ; the film “Bearded vulture and men” makes its way. It won the first price at the “Festival de l’insolite Vendée Nature 2013” in the wildlife documentary film category. It’s the fifth reward for this film since the beginning after Albert in…
Carpathian Protected areas met in Tatranska Javorina
Around 140 representatives of Protected Areas and other stakeholders acting in the Carpathian Region met at the 2nd Conference of the Carpathian Network of Protected Areas to exchange experience and ideas for future cooperation. The conference titled "Financing protected areas – about ecosystem services, financing mechanisms and green economy" was…
18th Danilo Re Memorial 2013 : results
For the 18th edition, the Vanoise National Park hosted 34 teams of the whole alpine space for the Alpine park rangers’ competition and thematic meeting in the charming family ski resort of Pralognan-la-Vanoise.   The Vacanciel centre was used for accommodation, catering and venue for the thematic events: The ALPARC constitutive…
ASSOCIATION ALPARC – Together for the Alps
 After 17 years of activity, ALPARC was formed on January 18 as association to formalize its network and further strengthen transalpine cooperation and international projects. ALPARC includes all management bodies of protected areas in the perimeter of the Alpine Convention and is the largest federation of protected areas in the…
Thursday, 15 November 2012

Constitutive Assembly ALPARC

The Constitutive Assembly ALPARC will take place on 18th January 2013 during the Memorial Danilo Re in Pralognan-la-Vanoise/F     The Alpine network of protected areas, that means we all together, must continue to develop, to think future-oriented and to be even more powerful and assertive. For this we need…
2nd Meeting of the “Mountain Environmental Education” Working Group
 In the context of the ALPARC “Mountain Environmental Education” Working Group, Alpine Protected Areas (APA) Education project leaders met in Mallnitz in the Hohe Tauern National Park from 17th to 19th October 2012. This second international meeting was organised by ALPARC in partnership with the REEMA and the host park.…
We are pleased to provide you here a first list of events organized or co-organized by ALPARC and important dates to remember in 2012. 12-15 January 17° Memorial Danilo Re – Adamello Park (I) 1-2 March ALPARC International Steering Committee – Monaco (MC) 4 September General Assembly of ALPARC –…