Berne Convention North Macedonia mavrovo small hydropower plants

Standing Committee of Berne Convention asks North Macedonia to ban small HPPs in protected areas

27 December 2023 - The committee has asked the government to prohibit all harmful infrastructure projects in the protected areas

Vjosa becomes national park – first protected wild river in Europe

20 March 2023 - The Vjosa river obtained the highest level of protection following several years of campaigning and Albania's cooperation with NGOs

Two nature jams become national parks - Stara Planina and Kučaj-Beljanica

Two nature gems to become national parks – Stara planina and Kučaj-Beljanica

08 January 2022 - Serbia will declare two national parks - Stara planina and Kučaj-Beljanica, both mountain areas in the eastern part of the country