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Our next webinar – the EU’s LIFE programme

9th May, 2014

EUROPARC Atlantic Isles warmly invites members to our next webinar on The EU LIFE Programme at 10h00 – 11h30 BST, on Thursday 5th June 2014 What’s the webinar about? The national contact point for the LIFE programme in the UK, Catherine Holt of Beta Technology, will present a comprehensive overview of the new EU Life […]

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Forthcoming activities of the EUROPARC Federation

23rd April, 2014

The EUROPARC Federation has several activities in the coming months of interest to members of the EUROPARC network: EUROPARC Conference 2014 This year’s annual conference takes place in Killarney, Ireland, from 28th September to 1st October hosted by the National Parks and Wildlife Service. The theme is Understanding the Value of Nature.   European Day […]

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Marine planning and coastal protected landscapes

28th March, 2014

EAI’s January webinar, held in partnership with the Marine Management Organisation, explored coastal protected landscapes’ experience to date in the East Marine Plans and how this experience can inform the marine planning process in the South. Participants considered what good engagement with protected landscapes / seascapes looks like during the marine planning process, and also […]

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EUROPARC strategy consultation workshop

5th February, 2014

The EUROPARC Federation is consulting its members as part of the process of drawing up a new strategy. Members can already take part through completion of this survey. In order to consider the issues in greater depth meetings are being held across Europe to enable members to have their say. The meeting for the Atlantic […]

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Erasmus+ Briefing

29th January, 2014

The new EU programme for education, training, youth, and sport has been launched. Erasmus+ brings all the previous training and educational programmes, including Grundtvig, Leonardo and Youth in Action under one umbrella for the 2014-20 budgetary period. The first deadlines for applications are as early as March 2014. Mindful of these initial deadlines and the […]

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Protected Landscapes – Delivering Social and Economic Benefits

20th November, 2013

EAI’s first webinar was held earlier today on the subject of protected landscapes’ role in delivering social and economic benefits to society. An informative and interactive session included European, national and park perspectives from three expert speakers on this ever more important subject: Marianne Kettunen, Senior Policy Analyst at the Institute for European Environmental Policy […]

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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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