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@ Parc-Naziunal-Svizzer_Lozza-Hans
On May 6th, 2019, the Intergovernmental Science Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) published its report on the state of the world’s biodiversity.  145 scientists from 50 different countries and over 300 experts, carried out research for a period of 3 years. The report, 1,800 pages long, is…
Climate Change in the Alps: Protected Areas fight back
Climate Change is threatening our planet. According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s ‘Special Report’, if global temperatures rise above 1.5 °C (above pre-industrial levels) we will face extreme climate events, a substantial increase in biodiversity loss, and difficulties gathering fresh water.   Climate Change in the Alps The…
© Alpine Convention
Is it possible to make the Alps  climate-neutral and resilient by 2050? The Permanent Secretary of the Alpine Convention lays out concrete actions for the Alpine region to turn this objective reality in its new publication "Climate-Neutral and Climate-Resilient Alps 2050". The publication highlights three central policies, coming from the…
Aperte le iscrizioni per i documentari a Sondrio Festival 2019 !
Sono aperte le iscrizioni per i documentari a Sondrio Festival 2019 – Mostra Internazionale dei Documentari sui Parchi (Sondrio, Italia, fra l’11 e il 24 novembre 2019, 33a edizione). Possono essere iscritti documentari realizzati nei Parchi Nazionali, Riserve Naturali e Aree Protette di tutto il mondo. I documentari selezionati concorrono…
Renato Moggi - 2007 - Cervo
The international photography contest “Fotografare il Parco” is now open for its 13th edition. The contest, organized by the Stelvio, Gran Paradiso, Abruzzo-Lazio-Molise and Vanoise National Parks, is a must do for any photographer passionate about mountain wildlife. Although these national parks may seem far from each other, they are…
Destination Parks: Working towards a Common Vision of Alpine Park Tourism
ALPARC is currently carrying out the Destination Parks project, which aims to promote the exchange of Alpine park destinations on sustainable tourism and to develop a common positioning of these regions in Alpine tourism. In October and December, regional exchanges took place in three best practise regions: the Queyras Nature…
Report Available: Key Information from AlpWeek Intermezzo - What Future for the Alps?
From April 3rd to 4th 2019, ten key Alpine organizations put together AlpWeek Intermezzo, an international event on sustainable development and related Alpine issues. This event was a shorter version of AlpWeek, which is held every four years. Over a period of two days, a total of 60 invited guests…
Source: The Guardian
Species living in mountainous areas depend on unique climate conditions, which vary with elevation, for survival. Climate change is modifying these areas and has already resulted in temperature increases, changes in precipitation patterns and more extreme climatic events such as droughts and heat waves. These changes are already having noticeable…
Fauna Suedtirol @ S.Hackhofer
About 80 hunters from the three regions Haute Savoie (France), Val d’Aosta (Italy) and Valais (Switzerland) met in Chamonix to share their experience about their respective hunting practices and to evaluate the impact of hunting on ecological connectivity in the transboundary area, which is one of the Working Regions of…
@ Mont Avic Video EMAS
Il Parco Naturale Mont Avic, nell’ambito delle manifestazioni per il festeggiamento dei 30 anni dalla fondazione, ha promosso una giornata di studio dal titolo “Gestione delle aree protette e servizi ecosistemici – interazioni e sinergie con EMAS” dedicata ad analizzare le sinergie fra gli strumenti di pianificazione delle aree protette,…