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EAI webinars

12th November, 2013

EAI is very pleased to announce that its first webinar will take place on Wednesday 20th November from 10am to 11.30am GMT. We will be looking at “Protected Landscapes: Delivering social and economic benefits“, and are delighted that we’ll be joined by Marianne Kettunen of the Institute for European Environmental Policy, Amanda Brace of National […]


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The Landscape Declaration

1st October, 2013

National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty from across the UK have declared that landscape should once again be high on the agenda. The following declaration was made at the conference of the UK Association of National Park Authorities in September 2013:   The Landscape Declaration Made at the UK National Parks conference, North […]


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Summer E-News published

30th July, 2013

EAI’s latest E-News bulletin has just been published! It includes updates on all our project areas: sustainable tourism, junior rangers, volunteering, coastal conservation and marine planning, and health and well-being. There’s news from the EUROPARC Federation and EUROPARC Consulting. Several publications of great interest to protected landscapes have been launched in the UK and other […]


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New guide to junior ranger programmes

10th July, 2013

EAI is pleased to announce the publication of its ‘Good Practice Guide to Junior Ranger Programmes‘. The guide has been produced in collaboration with junior rangers from the Cairngorms National Park, Isle of Anglesey AONB, Mendip Hills AONB and Northumberland Coast AONB, together with their mentor rangers, as part of the EU Youth in Action […]


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Latest E-News published

29th June, 2013

The latest EAI E-News was published on 28th June, with updates from around our UK and European networks. In particular, this edition contained details of new publications and policy developments of relevance to protected landscape, as well as the usual information on the work of EAI and the EUROPARC Federation. Also included are diary dates […]


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Next meeting of the Sustainable Tourism and European Charter Network

26th April, 2013

EAI’s Sustainable Tourism and European Charter Network meets next on Friday 10th May 2013 in Birmingham. Following the last meeting, where we shared experience of and examined the challenges in implementing the second part of the European Charter for Sustainable Tourism in Protected Areas, the focus of this meeting is on green certification. We are […]


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Easter E-News published

28th March, 2013

Our latest E-News bulletin was published this morning, with a review of our recent training seminar on the uses of apps and new media in protected landscapes, information on events coming up to mark the 40th anniversary of the founding of the EUROPARC Federation, policy news, diary dates and funding opportunities.


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Apps and new media in protected landscapes

25th February, 2013

EAI’s training seminar on the uses of apps and new media in protected landscapes, which takes place on 21st March 2013 in Leeds, West Yorkshire, is just a week away. There is though still time to register! We are delighted to present the full list of contributors: Karen Griffiths, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Anneleen Mengels, […]


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Latest news from EAI published

6th February, 2013

Our latest E-News bulletin was published yesterday, containing information on our forthcoming training seminar on Apps and new media in protected landscapes, project updates, news from the EUROPARC Federation, details of recent publications of interest to protected areas, diary dates, funding opportunities and more.


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Guidelines for quality in volunteer management

4th February, 2013

New guidelines for quality volunteer management have been produced within the EU Grundtvig funded project “Volunteer Management in European Parks” and are now available for further consultation. They have been prepared by all the project partners in a Europe-wide participatory process. We would be delighted if you were to consult on them in your protected […]


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