Destination Parks Event Series: More “Value” for Tourism in the Alps
The summer tourist season is almost over, and it has again brought many people from Europe and elsewhere to the Alps and their protected areas. Their nature experience has without doubt not been the same for everyone: some might have experienced overcrowded places and traffic, whereas others have found energizing…
YOUrALPS project: first milestones on Mountain-oriented education reached
Mountain-oriented education plays a key role to instil in young generation the sensibility and the knowledge of Alpine cultural and natural heritage. A stronger coordination between formal and non- formal education represents therefore a big potential for sustainable valorisation in the Alps. During more than one year, the YOUrALPS project…
Četrtek, 20 September 2018

ALPBIONET2030 – Getting Concrete Izpostavljeno

ALPBIONET2030 – Getting Concrete
Identifying the Strategic Alpine Connectivity Areas (SACA) and proposing some concrete actions to safeguard their role for an Alpine ecological network – that is one of the main challenges facing the ALPBIONET2030 project. During the project Mid-term Conference that took place on 2nd and 3rd July 2018 in the Berchtesgaden…
Četrtek, 26 Julij 2018

Climate change at the heart of Youth at the Top 2018 Izpostavljeno

© UNESCO-Welterbe Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch
The 4th edition of Youth at the Top took place on the 12th and the 13th of July 2018 in 44 destinations of the Alps and the Carpathians. The event brought together more than 530 young people and had Climate Change as the topic of a common thematic aciton. The two days spent in…
Ponedeljek, 18 September 2017

4th Video on ecological connectivity "Love without borders" Izpostavljeno

4th Video on ecological connectivity "Love without borders"
A short video to illustrate the importance of cooperation between the Alps and the Carpathians via the flat Danube river plains Curious to know what happened to our friends the ibex, the bearded vulture and the fish? Want to learn more about the challenge of the red deer in the…
The International Bearded Vulture Observation Day
The International  Observation Day (IOD) for bearded vultures have started in 2006 and consist in a one-day simultaneous count of bearded vultures across the whole Alpine arc, organised by the International Bearded Vulture Monitoring network (IBM), which is coordinated by the VCF. Since 2012, bearded vultures are also counted in…
Četrtek, 20 September 2018

New Biosphere Reserves in the Alps

New Biosphere Reserves in the Alps
Last July 2018 two new areas were recognised as UNESCO Biosphere Reserves in Italy: the Valle Camonica – Alto Sebino Biosphere Reserve and the Ticino, Val Grande Verbano Biosphere Reserve, which has been extended. This is an important step towards the promotion of solutions reconciling the conservation of biodiversity with…
The youth project competition “Your Alps! Your Future! Your Idea” calls for application until October 31st
The European Commission, together with the actual President of the EU Strategy for the Alpine Region (EUSALP), the Tyrol, invite young people aged from 16 to 25 years to take part in the youth competition “Your Alps! Your Future! Your Idea” with a project idea that conceives the Alps as…
A Toolbox to engage youth in decision making process
GaYA's Youth Participation Toolbox was developed to answer the question on how to effectively engage young people in decision-making processes for the future of the Alps. It was created in the frame of the Interreg Alpine Space project GaYA - Governance and Youth in the Alps. The Toolbox highlights different…
Ponedeljek, 30 Julij 2018

Job vacancy at ALPARC

We are hiring a Management and Project Assistant. Interested candidates should send their application by electronic mail only, before 24th of August 2018 – 2 pm to ALPARC at: and For the detailed job description please visit: