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22/02/2013 - News from the Alps What municipalities can do for hermits and fire salamanders
CIPRA has produced a short film for municipal representatives showing how to make use of these opportunities.
05/10/2012 - News from the Alps Wilderness in Austria
Wilderness areas are almost virgin spaces, without any human touch.
04/10/2012 - News from the Alps White Wilderness
The board game “White Wilderness” offers teenagers and young adults in particular the possibility to reflect on the subject of wildlife and winter outdoor activities in an active and playful manner.
01/10/2012 - News from the Alps Evaluating Management Effectiveness of National Parks
A method to evaluate the management effectivness of the National Parks was published by Michael Getzner, Michael Jungmeier and Bernd Pfleger, based on the case study of the Austrian National Park Gesäuse.
19/06/2012 - News from the Alps Sommet Rio+20: un premier résultat d’importance pour les zones de montagne
Le Sommet Rio+20 sur les questions environnementales se tient en ce moment et ce jusqu’au 22 juin. Quel que soit le résultat final des débats, les nouvelles peuvent d’ores et déjà être considérées comme satisfaisantes pour les zones de montagne du monde entier.
29/05/2012 - News from the Alps Mountain industry in the Southern Alps - what is the Future?
Press release SALON 25-27 April 2012 Alpexpo Grenoble France CCI Nice Côte d'Azur
25/04/2012 - News from the Alps Via Alpina Travel Fellowships 2012
This year, two of the Via Alpina travel fellowships were awarded to projects directly or indirectly related to protected areas along the routes.
14/03/2012 - News from the Alps Departure of Marie-Joëlle Couturier
In March 2012, Marie-Joëlle Couturier, former French focal point for the Alpine Convention, will leave us for a new function
16/01/2012 - News from the Alps Appel à projets - Efficacité énergétique et promotion des énergies renouvelables
La DATAR Alpes lance un appel à projet " efficacité énergétique et promotion des énergies renouvelables " HORS BATIMENTS du sous axe II-3 du Programme Opérationnel Interrégional du Massif des Alpes.
13/01/2012 - News from the Alps Youth summit on climate issues in Entlebuch
"My clime-mate" is an international exchange programme that is part of the dynAlp-climate project, which is focussed on climate issues. The programme is the brainchild of the "Alliance in Alps" network of local authorities and "Youth in Action", which also fund the project.