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Apply: Balkan Youth Climate Movement camp (25-31 July 2016)

  Zelena akcija/Friends of the Earth Croatia is happy to invite you to apply for the regional event Balkan Youth Climate Movement camp, to be held from July 25th until July 31st 2016 in the Solar Academy on the Island of Šolta, near Split, in Croatia. The deadline for registrations is May 29th. The event […]
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Activist to activists: Environmental advocacy skillshare held in Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul, April 24-25 2016. As a part of ETNAR project 18 activists from 14 organizations have meet in Istanbul to discuss environmental activism and EU accession process. They have compared experiences and conditions of environmental advocacy and legislation in Turkey, Western Balkans and Europe, focusing on climate change, energy and natural resources. They have discussed […]
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European Parliament calls on Bosnia and Herzegovina to preserve Sutjeska and Una rivers

The European Parliament passed a resolution on Bosnia and Herzegovina, calling the Governments of Bosnia and Herzegovina to regulate and supervise the construction of hydropower plants in environmentally sensitive areas and in protected and potentially protected areas. 1. Maintain the integrity of existing national parks, such as the National Park “Sutjeska” and the National Park […]
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Eko-svest presents two studies on energy security and employment opportunities in the energy sector

The Centre for Environmental Research and Information- Eko-svest, Macedonia, on 12th april 2016 held a Conference: ”Macedonia in the European energy framework – security and employment”. Two studies: “Unsafe Energy Future – Analysis of availability of lignite in the Republic of Macedonia” and ” Comparative analysis: available jobs in TPP’s versus jobs in the sectors […]
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Rivers of Bosnia and Herzegovina – arenas for enrichment and injustice

On March 14, the International Day of Action for Rivers, Center for Environment calls upon the authorities to stop the uncontrolled and insane plans to build hydro power plants on the rivers of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Nataša Crnkovic, Center for Environment: “Over 10 years we point to the negative effects of hydro power plants. We […]
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Activist to activists: Environmental advocacy skillshare in South East Europe and Turkey

Please join us at the skill share that we hope would contribute to: • improved capacity of environmental CSOs in policy analysis, policy monitoring and public advocacy • increased cooperation among climate justice and environmental justice social organisations within Turkey and internationally When? APRIL 24th and 25th 2016 Where? Social incubation centre, Istanbul, address: Bilgi […]
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Webinar on ENVIRONMENTAL APPROXIMATION IN WESTERN BALKANS AND TURKEY held February 24th – 25th

On February 24th and 25th Zelena akcija/FoE Croatia, in collaboration with other ETNAR partners organised a webinar entitled Environmental Approximation in Western Balkans and Turkey. The webinar was organised because of the great popularity of last year’s similar seminar held in Montenegro. The need and interest for this kind of education in the region was […]
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Balkan protests show need for more EU action on air pollution – new analyses

Thousands of people took to the streets of Skopje, Pljevlja, Tuzla and other cities across the Western Balkans in December to demand action on chronic air pollution plaguing their communities. A new briefing shows that to a large degree these recurring smog incidents are the result of national authorities’ protracted inaction. Yet, air quality could […]
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“Training for exercising the right to a healthy environment and public advocacy” held in Montenegro

Bečići, Montenegro February 19th – 20th 2016. With support from the European Union, ie the Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA) – Civil Society Facility (CSF), through the project Advocacy NGOs networks for sustainable use of energy and natural resources in the Western Balkan and Turkey – ETNAR, a two-day event called „Training for exercising the […]
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Activists in the international protest action called the Croatian Government to give up on coal import and construction of the TP “Plomin C”

PLOMIN LUKA – Today activists in front of the thermo power plant in Plomin formed a human chain and hanged banner stating: “The price of coal? Our lives!”. In this performance they demonstrated that the coal is the silent killer that brings suffering, diseases and death to people from the both sides of the “coal […]