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

  • 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...

  • coop MDD - Representatives participate at MaB YOUTH FORUM
    - 06-10-2017
    Representatives participate at MaB YOUTH FORUM

    Italy - Representatives from four protected areas within the future TBR MDD attended the MaB YOUTH FORUM in the Po Delta Biosphere Reserve, Italy from 18- 23 September. The forum was organized by UNESCO’s Man and Biosphere programme (MAB),...

  • coop MDD - Stakeholder workshop and study visit in Serbia
    - 02-10-2017
    Stakeholder workshop and study visit in Serbia

    The Institute for Nature Conservation of Vojvodina Province organised the Partner training on the stakeholder dialogue for the future UNESCO Transboundary Biosphere Reserve “Mura-Drava-Danube”. The workshop, held between 26 and 28...

  • coop MDD - Celebrating the “Amazon of Europe” – our shared natural heritage
    - 13-07-2017
    Celebrating the “Amazon of Europe” – our shared natural heritage

    Letenye, Hungary – The international event “Amazon of Europe Celebration”, organised today in the framework of the “coop MDD” project in Letenye, brought together more than 200 people, NGOs and governmental institutions from five countries in...

  • coop MDD - AMAZON OF EUROPE CELEBRATION, Letenye, Hungary
    - 04-07-2017
    AMAZON OF EUROPE CELEBRATION, Letenye, Hungary

    International coop MDD Kick-off Event “Amazon of Europe Celebration" will be organised on Wednesday, 12.07. 2017. at 15:00 hours in Letenye, Hungary.  Event will also celebrate the 5-year anniversary of the Croatian and Hungarian part of the...

  • coop MDD - BIG JUMP ON THE MURA RIVER, AUSTRIA/SLOVENIA
    - 04-07-2017
    BIG JUMP ON THE MURA RIVER, AUSTRIA/SLOVENIA

    Austria/Slovenia - Office of the State Government of Styria, Department 13 – Environment and Spatial Planning, Section Nature Conservation, Austrian partner in the coop MDD, is organising a local event on July 9th on the Mura River, bordering...

  • coop MDD - UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Bačko Podunavlje designated!
    - 14-06-2017
    UNESCO Biosphere Reserve Bačko Podunavlje designated!

    Paris – More than six years from Ministerial Declaration on Establishment of Transboundary Biosphere Reserve „Mura-Drava-Danube“ (Gődőlo, Hungary, 2011), this international vision seams much closer. International Coordination Council of UNESCO...

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