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ILCN/ELCN webinar: The Natura 2000 Protected Areas Network — the History and Future Outlook for Integrating Conservation on Private Lands
Natura 2000, a network of protected areas covering 18% of land and 10% of marine waters for the most valuable and threatened species and habitats...
EU Green Week 2020
2020/Oct/20 - 2020/Oct/22
EU Green Week 2020 focusing on nature and biodiversity, is now postponed to 20-22 October 2020. All around the globe, biodiversity is disappearing as...
ILCN/ELCN webinar: Resifarms — Boosting ecosystem services on non-productive farm land
Resifarms Farmland represents 40% of EU land. Agriculture can sustain high levels of biodiversity and be highly productive, but if managed too...
Webinar of the European Investment Bank — investing in nature
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the EU B@B Platform have teamed up to organise a webinar series on financing conservation and nature-based...
EU Biodiversity Strategy Reloaded: Making sure it works
SAVE THE DATE for the online conference of the "Biodiversity, Hunting, Countryside" Intergroup: "EU Biodiversity Strategy reloaded: Making sure it...
Legal tools for Private Land Conservation in the European Union
This webinar will address how private lands conservation is being implemented under existing EU and national legislation, across differing national...
ILCN/ELCN Webinar: Connecting universities with land conservation organisations
27 May, 18:00 CET Academic communities can be a powerful force for positive environmental change locally and globally. Connecting university...
ILCN/ELCN Webinar: Utter opposites? Conservation in a commercial farming context
20 may, 20:00 CET In many countries, the share of land used for commercial agriculture is rising and ranks highest as compared to other land uses...
ILCN/ELCN Webinar: Using EU LIFE Funding for Private Land Conservation
This webinar, taking place online on 13 May, 15:30 CET, will provide a programme manager’s perspective on LIFE funding opportunities for private and...
ILCN/ELCN Webinar: Peer Learning and Collaborative Leadership in Large Landscapes
Over the past two years, the International Land Conservation Network has convened the first cohort of the Large Landscape Peer Learning Initiative...
Forum for the Future of Agriculture
The Forum for the Future of Agriculture (FFA) is the premier meeting place in Brussels to debate sustainable agriculture and environmental challenges...
World Biodiversity Forum
2020/Mar/23 - 2020/Mar/28
The World Biodiversity Forum will bring together leading researchers, early career researchers, practitioners, representatives from...
11th World Wilderness Congress - WILD11
2020/Mar/19 - 2020/Mar/26
The World Wilderness Congress is a public forum, meaning you don’t have to represent a government or a large organization to be involved – all people...
European Biodiversity Conference
"The European Landowners’ Organisation with the 2019 European biodiversity conference would like to address the specificities linked to soil...
Montis International Work Camp summer 2019
2019/Aug/26 - 2019/Sep/01
From 26 August to 1 September, ELCN partner Montis will organise the 2019 International Work camp that will take place at Vieiro and Costa Bocalo -...
Workshop on Cooperation for Private Land Conservation
2019/Jun/03 - 2019/Jun/06
The third International Workshop of the ELCN will deal with the topic of “Cooperation for Private Land Conservation”. The workshop will explore...
Supporting Privately Protected Areas
2019/Apr/08 - 2019/Apr/12
The IUCN WCPA Specialist Group on Privately Protected Areas and Nature Stewardship and BfN International Academy for Nature Conservation are...
International ELCN workcamp
2019/Apr/08 - 2019/Apr/14
Sao Pedro do Sul, Portugal
Hands on nature conservation in Portugal: ELCN project partners Montis and NABU invite you to a one-week work camp on natural engineering, site...
First meeting of Italian private natural areas
2019/Apr/03 - 2019/Apr/05
From 3 to 5 April 2019, WWF Oasi organises the first meeting of Italian private natural areas as part of Pilot Action A12: "Pilot action on historic...
Private Landowners, what role for Europe's nature?
The European Landowners’ Organization (ELO) and the European Private Land Conservation Network (LIFE ELCN) are organising a meeting hosted by MEP Karl...
HNV-Link Final Conference
The HNV-Link project (High Nature Value Farming: learning, innovation and knowledge; H2020, 2016-2019,
) will hold its Final Conference...
Workshop on incentives for private land conservation
2018/Nov/05 - 2018/Nov/07
Incentives for Private Land Conservation From 5-7 November 2018, the ELCN organised a Workshop on Incentives for Private Land Conservation in Madrid...
Burren Winterage School 2018
2018/Oct/25 - 2018/Oct/27
Gort & Kinvara
As part of the Burren Winterage Weekend the Burren Winterage Shool 2018 will take place from Thursday evening, October 25th until Saturday October...
2018 National Private Land Conservation Conference
2018/Oct/24 - 2018/Oct/26
The 2018 National Private Land Conservation Conference will be hosted by Australian Land Conservation Alliance (ALCA) partner organisation, The...
Land Trust Alliance Rally 2018
2018/Oct/11 - 2018/Oct/13
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Rally is the exciting annual gathering of nearly 2,000 inspired and passionate land conservation practitioners from the US, Canada, South America and...
Eurosite & CEEweb for Biodiversity combined Annual Meeting 2018
2018/Sep/25 - 2018/Sep/27
Eurosite & CEEweb for Biodiversity combined Annual Meeting 2018 was held in Budapest, Hungary from 25 – 27 September 2018. The event title of the...
EUROPARC Conference 2018
2018/Sep/18 - 2018/Sep/21
Cairngorms National Park, Scotland
The theme ‘European Parks: Inspired by the Next Generation’ will focus on what Parks can learn from young people and what changes need to be made to...
SER Europe Conference 2018: Restoration in the Era of Climate Change
2018/Sep/09 - 2018/Sep/13
The European chapter of the Society for Ecological Restoration is a network of restoration practitioners and experts for the promotion of ecological...
International Work Camp: Working with nature
2018/Jul/16 - 2018/Jul/22
Bioparque - Parque Florestal do Pisão
Montis organises this Work Camp with the aim to recover natural systems by improving present and future conditions on one of the properties Montis is...
ELCN International Workshop on Legal Tools for Private Land Conservation
2018/Jun/14 - 2018/Jun/15
The first thematic workshop of the LIFE ELCN Project was held in Rovaniemi, Finland, on 14-15 June 2018. The workshop focused on the legal tools for...
ILCN Conservation Finance Webinar
Over the past century, the public sector was the predominant funder of land conservation projects, creating national parks, national forests and...
Webinar: Solutions from European Protected Areas
To celebrate the European Day of Parks on 24 May, join the webinar 'Solutions from European Protected Areas'! With this PANORAMA - Solutions for a...
EU Green Week 2018
2018/May/21 - 2018/May/25
Brussels, Belgium and EU-wide events
The next EU Green Week will be held between 21-25 May 2018 under the title "Green Cities for a Greener Future". It will explore ways in which the EU...
Training on ecosystem services for site managers
2018/May/08 - 2018/May/09
Wageningen, the Netherlands
Eurosite, in cooperation with EKLIPSE, is organising a two-day short course, which will provide managers of protected sites with the necessary...
Webinar Privately Protected Areas: a finance solution for private sector engagement in conservation
A protected area is a clearly defined geographical space, recognised, dedicated and managed, through legal or other effective means, to achieve the...
Natural Climate Buffers Study Tour
2018/Apr/18 - 2018/Apr/20
The Dutch Coalition for Natural Climate Buffers and Eurosite are pleased to host a 2½ day climate buffers study tour for natural site managers...
Networking for the landscape: The potential of collaborative governance in addressing institutional misfit in the provision of ecosystem services
16/04/2018 13:00 to 15.30 CET An important challenge in environmental governance is to reach so-called ‘institutional fit’. This means to ensure that...
ILCN Global Congress
2018/Jan/24 - 2018/Jan/26
Join private, NGO, and local community land conservationists from around the world at the ILCN’s 2018 Global Congress in Santiago, Chile on January 24...
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