IUCN guidelines mitigating biodiversity impact solar wind

IUCN issues guidelines on mitigating biodiversity impact of solar, wind power plants

25 February 2021 - Burying power lines and temporarily shutting down wind turbines are among measures that can reduce the danger for birds and bats, IUCN says

plastic leakage rates Mediterranean

Albania, BiH, Montenegro, North Macedonia have highest plastic leakage rates into Mediterranean

27 October 2020 - Per capita, Montenegro, Albania, BiH and North Macedonia have the highest levels of plastic leakage into the Mediterranean.

Leonardo DiCaprio ban new small hydropower plants FBiH

Leonardo DiCaprio backs campaign to protect Bosnian rivers

23 September 2020 - Conservationist groups from the region and the world urged the Federation of BiH to pass...


EU 2030 Biodiversity Strategy – Bringing nature back into our lives

02 June 2020 - Author: Boris Erg, Director of the IUCN Regional Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia...

First Red List of threatened species published in North Macedonia 

19 December 2019 - Almost half of amphibians and reptiles are threatened with extinction and 4 vascular plant species...

Gender Based Review of Key National Biodiversity Related Strategies, Reports in South-East Europe

03 July 2018 - ORF Biodiversity (ORF-BD) is presenting its new publication, the Gender Based Review of the Key...

Environment and biodiversity working groups meet back to back in Skopje

26 June 2018 - Conservation of biological diversity is a specific, yet crucial, part of the wider all-encompassing umbrella...

GIZ Transboundary Ecosystem Management project launch

29 March 2017 - The GIZ Open Regional Fund for South-East Europe – Biodiversity (ORF-BD) officially launched its Transboundary...