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“S.O.S. Adriatic” calls on OMV to withdraw from signing a contract that will harm the Adriatic

Activists of the Coalition S.O.S. Adriatic, together with their Austrian partners Global2000, today held a protest performance and a press conference outside the headquarters of the oil company OMV in Vienna. Austrian OMV, as part of a consortium with the American oil company Matrathon Oil received a preliminary permit for the biggest number of exploration […]
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The municipality of Kakanj and NGO “Alternative” collaborate in the process of legalization and protection of rural water supply in the area of Kakanj

“Are we responsible in the management of local water supply systems?”, is a question that should be answered with appropriate measures to protect the water supply, and if we know that the majority of them is not even legalized then it is quite clear what the problem is. We must act without waiting for others […]
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South eastern European countries must take climate action or face hefty bills, says new report

Prague, Belgrade, Kiev, Podgorica, Sarajevo, Banja Luka – Countries of the Energy Community [1] risk wasting hundreds of millions of Euros on outdated energy infrastructure if they do not adopt policies to tackle climate change, finds a new report released today by CEE Bankwatch Network and partners in four countries across the region.[2] The report, […]
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Battle for Sutjeska – a step closer to victory

The District Court in Banja Luka canceled the decision about the approval of environmental impact assessment study for small hydro power plants in the Hrčavka River canyon in the National Park Sutjeska, and made a verdict in favor of Center for Environment. After the District Court ruled in favor of the Center for Environment and […]
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Protest against the announced oil and gas exploration in Budva

Budva 10th March 2015. –  NGO Green Home organized a protest against the announced oil and gas exploration in the Adriatic Sea in Budva on Tuesday 10th March. The reason for the protest was the Adriatic summit on oil and gas, which was held on that day in Budva, and which aimed to examine the […]
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Announcement For the call of proposals for sub-granting Advocacy NGOs networks for sustainable use of energy and natural resources in the Western Balkans and Turkey – ETNAR

PROJECT CODE: IPA-CSF-2014/351-683, under IPA Civil Society We are announcing the call for proposals under the EU funded ETNAR project for the CSOs in the Western Balkans and Turkey, for advocacy campaigns in the Western Balkans and Turkey. The deadline for submission of the applications is April 30th 2015 at 23.59. Further information for the […]
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S.O.S. Adriatic: NO oil drilling!

With the Croatian government’s recent announcement of their plans to to open up the Adriatic to oil exploration, Zelena akcija/Friends of the Earth Croatia along with a number of other civil society groups this month officially launched a campaign to save the sea around Croatia, Montenegro and Italy from oil drilling. The S.O.S. Adriatic (S.O.S […]
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Invitation to non- governmental organizations to assemblong and public protest against the summit on oil and gas

Budva, 10. Mart 2015. – The last line and decision of the Government of Montenegro to take active role in organization of Adriatic summit on oil and gas, at which line ministries of Montenegro, Albania and Croatia will put our most valuable natural resources in front of the industrialists and without any social and civil […]
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Management of the Western Balkans rivers and sustainable energy policy

Zagreb, February 27th 2015 – Environmental non-governmental organizations gathered in the regional network SEENET and partners on the European Union financed project: “Advocacy NGOs networks for sustainable use of energy and natural resources in the Western Balkans and Turkey – ETNAR”, presented their position papers on the protection and management of rivers in the Western […]
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Public says NO to hydropower plants in National park Sutjeska

The Battle for Sutjeska continues with a civil initiative of signing the petition, which is demanding from the National Assembly of Republic of Srpska to conclude that construction of small hydropower plants in the national park Sutjeska is not a public interest. The signatures were collected over a 7 day period and at 12 locations/cities […]