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Freshwater Programme was established in 2004
08.04.10. 17:28
09.04.10. 11:22

Ecology and winter sports

Artificial ice is in great use this winter due to lack of snow at the ski tracks all over the Europe and world. The problem lies in a fact that under artificial snow is found a 11% decrease of plant species. This issue also rises as artificial snow contains twice bigger amount of water in itself and early spring vegetation delays.
08.01.07. 20:00
Natural Resources

Sava River Brochure was published

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"Sava - our common heritage" – one brochure in four national languages of the Sava river Basin and in English.
15.12.06. 17:20
Freshwater

PROTEST LETTER - PreDobra (TooGood) for so little electricity!

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River Dobra (Good) is a karstic river facing destruction by construction of HPP Lesce!
22.11.06. 19:11
Freshwater

International Sava River Basin NGO Conference

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On 10th September 2006 in Krapinske Toplice, Croatia an International Sava River Basin NGO conference was held.
10.11.06. 01:00
Freshwater

Integrated Transboundary River Basin Management of the Sava

Through the Water and Ecosystems Programme, the Dutch government supports the implementation of the Framework Agreement by providing technical assistance to the establishment of a Sava Basin Commission and by supporting the elaboration of an Integrated River Basin Management Plan.
03.07.06. 02:00
Freshwater

Network of Local Actors from the Sava River Basin on Water Resource Management

The project is done in cooperation with the OSCE, UNITAR (United Nations Institute for Training and Research) and REC (The Regional Environmental Center) COs. The workshops were organized in all countries on: "Ensuring the quality and quantity of fresh water in the Sava River Basin", which all took in 2005
03.07.06. 02:00
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Project: Danube Regional Project Component 1.1-9-Development of the Pilot River Basin Management Plan for the Sava

The Sava River Basin was selected as a model region for the development of a River Basin Management Plan.
29.06.06. 02:00
Freshwater

Sava Commission

On 27th of June 2005 International Sava River Basin Commission was established. Parties of the Commission are representatives of: Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia and Montenegro.
29.06.06. 02:00
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Sava River Basin: Sustainable Use, Management and Protection of Resources

The main objective of this project is to provide local authorities, governments, stakeholders, decision-makers, experts and site owners in the Sava River Basin countries with decision-support tools for the sustainable management of the river basin resources.
29.06.06. 02:00
Freshwater

Regional Conference: "Sustainable development in the Mt. Velebit area"

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Providing livelihoods to local communities and protecting natural and cultural heritage on Croatia’s way to the European Union Partners
12.03.06. 20:00
Natural Resources

STUDY: ENDANGERED NATURAL VALUES OF THE UPPER PART OF THE DRAVA RIVER BASIN IN CROATIA

Croatian Laws and International regulations define the responsibilities of flora and fauna protection in the upper part of the Drava river basin in Croatia
22.02.06. 17:53
Freshwater

FACTSHEET: Drava River: Destruction of a unique river ecosystem!

Croatian Water Management Authorities are currently carrying out the largest river engineering project in the whole Drava river basin.
22.02.06. 17:08
Freshwater

POSITION PAPER: DRAVA GRAVEL EXTRACTION

WWF, in support of its local partner the Drava League, has requested the Croatian Waters Company and its governing body the State Water Authority, to halt immediately the river regulation works, and the combined large scale extraction of river gravels directly from the riverbed, being carried out on the Stara Drava (’Old Drava’) upstream of the city of Varazdin.
22.02.06. 16:34
Freshwater

SEMINAR “IMPLEMENTATION OF CITES AND PROBLEM OF POACHING IN THE GREEN BELT VELEBIT AREA”, CROATIA

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The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) has the primary objective of ensuring that international trade in wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival.
01.02.06. 22:51
Natural Resources

New hunting law proposal in Croatia

Green Action has prepared position paper on the new law proposal in May (much worse in comparison with former law) and issued a press release in the media about it. The position paper has been sent to the Parliamentarians and Green Action has negotiated with one parliamentarian to present our position during the debate.
01.02.06. 21:10
Natural Resources

Sava River protection to be more public

A new project was launched today in the four countries of the Sava River Basin (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovenia) to boost public involvement in water protection.
26.01.06. 01:00
Freshwater Press release

Meeting of Ministry of Culture and WWF/Green Action

The meeting was based on the recent discussions and developments on ministry and NGO (WWF, Drava League, Green Action, Drava Federation, DOOPS-Birdlife Slovenia, Euronatur) level, regarding the future protection and management of the transboundary Drava and Mura Rivers.
15.11.05. 01:00
Freshwater

Campaign on River Drava against its destruction

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Since 2003 Green Action is part of ongoing campaigning process against gravel excavation and destruction of the river Drava by its devastating regulation. On this campaign Green Action is working together with WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature), Croatian NGO The Drava League, Euronatur and The Drava Federation form Hungary.
12.11.05. 22:39
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