coop MDD Transboundary Management Programme for the planned 5-country Biosphere Reserve “Mura-Drava-Danube”

  • coop MDD - Excursion to Steirische Murauen and public presentation
    - 05-12-2018
    Excursion to Steirische Murauen and public presentation

    On 14th November an excursion to a part of Steirische Murauen (Gosdorf) was organized. Apart from our project partners from the Amt der Steiermärkischen Landesregierung, the fieldtrip participants included representatives from the local tourism...

  • coop MDD - Mura Sediment and Restoration Meeting
    - 26-11-2018
    Mura Sediment and Restoration Meeting

    Water Management and Protected Area Authorities from four countries gathered last Thursday (22nd November) in Lendava, Slovenia, to discuss the sediment management and restoration options for the Mura River in its free-flowing stretch. This river...

  • coop MDD - Workshop for local fishermen was held in Virovitica-Podravina County, Croatia
    - 20-11-2018
    Workshop for local fishermen was held in Virovitica-Podravina County, Croatia

    On 22nd October 2018, within the framework of the coop MDD project, a workshop titled "Activities and measures for the protection of species and habitats with a goal of improving their status - the role of the local population in the protection...

  • coop MDD - coop MDD and AoE Bike Trail Joint Event in Velika Polana
    - 19-11-2018
    coop MDD and AoE Bike Trail Joint Event in Velika Polana

    In a truly collaborative manner, coop MDD project joined Amazon of Europe Bike Trail project in organizing a partner meeting and a special kick-off event in Velika Polana, Slovenia. From 8th to 11th November 2018, project partners gathered in...

  • coop MDD - Our project was presented in the official programme of the 2018 Great Rivers Forum in Wuhan, China
    - 05-11-2018
    Our project was presented in the official programme of the 2018 Great Rivers Forum in Wuhan, China

    The 2018 edition of the Great Rivers Forum was held from 28-30 October at the Changjiang Civilization Museum in Wuhan where coop MDD project was presented in front of more than 150 participants from 28 countries and 18.000 people online. The...

  • coop MDD - coop MDD and Amazon of Europe Bike Trail join to organize a public event
    - 05-11-2018
    coop MDD and Amazon of Europe Bike Trail join to organize a public event

    In a spirit of open collaboration, coop MDD and Amazon of Europe Bike Trail projects joined together to organize an event for municipalities and local producers on a transboundary level from 9th to 10th November 2018 in Velika Polana, Slovenia....

  • coop MDD - 5th Steering Committee Meeting and Partner Workshop in Keszthely, Hungary
    - 14-10-2018
    5th Steering Committee Meeting and Partner Workshop in Keszthely, Hungary

    Last week, from 1st to 4th October 2018, coop MDD partners gathered in Keszthely, Hungary, for the 5th Steering Committee Meeting. After welcome addresses and a presentation from Zoltán Puskás, director of the Balaton-felvidéki National Park,...

  • coop MDD - We Celebrated the International Drava River Day!
    - 10-10-2018
    We Celebrated the International Drava River Day!

    Coop MDD project partners marked the International Drava River Day from 20th to 23rd September 2018. For that occasion, they prepared a series of public events where they also presented our efforts in supporting the future five-country...

  • coop MDD - PROJECT PARTNERS PARTICIPATE AT THE KICK-OFF EVENT AND STAKEHOLDER WORKSHOP FOR THE REFOCUS PROJECT
    - 24-09-2018
    PROJECT PARTNERS PARTICIPATE AT THE KICK-OFF EVENT AND STAKEHOLDER WORKSHOP FOR THE REFOCUS PROJECT

    On 19th September 2018, a kick-off event and a stakeholder workshop for the REFOCuS – Resilient Riparian Forests as Ecological Corridors in the Mura-Drava-Danube project was held in Moravske Toplice, Slovenia. The REFOCuS project focuses on...

  • coop MDD - Slovenian Biosphere Reserve Mura established
    - 02-08-2018
    Slovenian Biosphere Reserve Mura established

    On 25th July in Palembang (Indonesia) during their yearly conference, UNESCO Man and Biosphere Programme officially approved 29,000 hectares of valuable floodplain area along the Slovenian Mura as a Biosphere Reserve. A true reason to...

  • coop MDD - Big jump on Mura river
    - 10-07-2018
    Big jump on Mura river

    All across Europe, at the same time - on Sunday 8 July, thousands of people were jumping into rivers and lakes to show their love for the continent's waterways and desire to protect them. In the scope of coop MMD project, Big jump into Mura river...

  • coop MDD - Big Jump calls to protect Europe's rivers and lakes
    - 06-07-2018
    Big Jump calls to protect Europe's rivers and lakes

    All across Europe, thousands of people will be jumping into rivers and lakes at the same time on Sunday 8 July: ○…to show their love for the continent's waterways; ○... and to call on their politicians to protect them by becoming...

  • coop MDD - Bridges over troubled water - TransParcNet meeting
    - 14-06-2018
    Bridges over troubled water - TransParcNet meeting

    On June 5-8, around 40 managers of Transboundary Protected Areas from 10 countries met in Thayatal-Podyjí National Parks (AT-CZ). TransParcNet is organized as a network, within the framework of Europarc. This year’s theme of the meeting was...

  • coop MDD - Join us at 2nd National awareness raising event in Slovenia
    - 06-06-2018
    Join us at 2nd National awareness raising event in Slovenia

    Coop MDD project is organising the 2nd National awareness raising event in Slovenia. The awareness raising event will be organised as a side event at a bigger event called “24 Hours With Mura River” in Veržej. It will begin on the 8th of June...

  • coop MDD - Study visits as support for a better Local Action Plan in Slovenia
    - 16-05-2018
    Study visits as support for a better Local Action Plan in Slovenia

    At the beginning of this year, The Institute of the Republic of Slovenia for Nature Conservation (IRSNC) started preparations for the local action plan named Action Plan for Habitat Restoration and Nature Interpretation in Natura 2000 Site Mura...

  • coop MDD - Project partners meet in Serbia to plan future activities
    - 11-05-2018
    Project partners meet in Serbia to plan future activities

    Coop MDD project partners met on the Fourth Committee Meeting and Partner Workshop in Sombor in Serbia from 23rd to 27th April. In five days of meetings, partners were working intensively on future project implementation actions, but also had an...

  • coop MDD - Amazon of Europe presented in the United Nations in New York
    - 20-03-2018
    Amazon of Europe presented in the United Nations in New York

    New York – The ECOSOC Youth Forum was held recently at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. At the UNESCO-led event, which took place in the framework of the Forum, the future Transboundary Biosphere Reserve Mura-Drava-Danube, also...

  • coop MDD - 1st Year Photoreel
    - 04-01-2018
    1st Year Photoreel

    First anniversary photoreel offers one-year review of project activities, happenings and results.

  • coop MDD - Polanski dwarf hiding in the future TBR MDD in Slovenia
    - 24-11-2017
    Polanski dwarf hiding in the future TBR MDD in Slovenia

    Slovenia - In municipality Velika Polana, part of the future Transboundary Biosphere Reserve “Mura-Drava-Danube” in Slovenia, lives a special creature. A character from local fairy-tales in Mura region in Slovenia lives close to Copek Mill,...

  • coop MDD - Amazon of Europe part of EU Strategy for the Danube Region
    - 20-10-2017
    Amazon of Europe part of EU Strategy for the Danube Region

    Budapest – 6th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region was held between 18. and 19. October in Budapest, Hungary.  As the 5-country Biosphere Reserve “Mura, Drava and Danube” is mentioned in the Action Plan of the EU Strategy...

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