LENA Local Economy and Nature Conservation in the Danube Region

  • LENA - Danube Guides in Gorenjska Region, Slovenia
    - 29-01-2019
    Danube Guides in Gorenjska Region, Slovenia

    Regional development agency Gorenjska – BSC Kranj implemented the last step of the training for the Danube Guides in Gorenjska region, Slovenia, with giving the certificates to the participants. 80 hours of the training, 4 modules in cooperation...

  • LENA - Project partners meet in Budapest to discuss the final steps ahead
    - 18-12-2018
    Project partners meet in Budapest to discuss the final steps ahead

    Photo: Lubomira Kolcheva Budapest, December 2018 – Close to the end of the second year of implementation of the DTP INTERREG-Project LENA "Local Economy and Nature Conservation in the Danube Region" all project partners met to review...

  • LENA - European Year of Cultural Heritage in Romania
    - 18-12-2018
    European Year of Cultural Heritage in Romania

    Project LENA was present at the Forum "European Year of Cultural Heritage in Romania" through the representatives of the Giurgiu County Council and Comana Natural Park. The forum took place between 28 and 29 November 2018 in...

  • LENA - Ciocănești Danube, the new cyclo-tourism destination in Călărași
    - 11-12-2018
    Ciocănești Danube, the new cyclo-tourism destination in Călărași

    WWF-Romania together with Outhentic Cycling Romania have inaugurated 5 cycling routes around one of the most important natural protected areas in Călărași County: Ciocănești Danube. Ciocănești the Danube is one of Natura 2000 protected...

  • LENA - Project LENA in the Radio and Television of Portugal
    - 03-12-2018
    Project LENA in the Radio and Television of Portugal

    Radio and Television of Portugal has released a video about Comana Nature Park and Giurgiu County Council, our partners in project LENA, on the occasion of the National Centennial Day of Romania, related to the Reconstruction of Comana Lake and...

  • LENA - Training programme in Szatmár-Bereg, Hungary: Collection of wild fruits
    - 12-11-2018
    Training programme in Szatmár-Bereg, Hungary: Collection of wild fruits

    14/09/2018 – Cégénydányád In the frame of project LENA, practical training on collecting and processing of wild plants and fruits has begun in Szatmár-Bereg, Hungary. Firstly, participants have attended theory lessons on different wild...

  • LENA - Danube Guide Training in Rouse, Bulgaria
    - 06-11-2018
    Danube Guide Training in Rouse, Bulgaria

    The first Module from the Bulgarian Danube guide course took place in Rouse city from 25 to 27 October 2018. In the course participated 12 guides, which will be certified as part of the Danube guide´s network if they complete the course...

  • LENA - Danube Guide Training in Vukovar-Srijem County
    - 26-10-2018
    Danube Guide Training in Vukovar-Srijem County

    This autumn (September and October.) in Vukovar Srijem County was held Danube Guide Course. It was organized in four modules and every module lasts for three days. On this Course were 14 participants for which two Danube Guide Trainers, who past...

  • LENA - WWF: Ciocănești Danube, the new cyclo tourism destination in Călărași
    - 05-10-2018
    WWF: Ciocănești Danube, the new cyclo tourism destination in Călărași

    Bucharest, October 6th, 2018. WWF-Romania together with Outhentic Cycling Romania have inaugurated 5 cycling routes around one of the most important natural protected areas in Călărași County: Ciocănești Danube. Ciocănești the Danube...

  • LENA - Education for breeders of black Slavonian pigs in Vukovar Srijem County
    - 27-09-2018
    Education for breeders of black Slavonian pigs in Vukovar Srijem County

    This September (19.-29.09.) in Vukovar Srijem County were held the last group of education for breeders and potential breeders of black Slavonian pigs as part of LENA project. This last group was settled in Municipality of Babina Greda, the most...

  • LENA - Receives German “Projekt Nachhaltigkeit 2018” award
    - 13-09-2018
    Receives German “Projekt Nachhaltigkeit 2018” award

    Berlin, Germany, 12th September 2018 — "LENA - Local Economy and Nature Conservation in the Danube Region" receives the German sustainability award for projects: „Projekt Nachhaltigkeit 2018” by the Regional Sustainability Strategies Network...

  • LENA - “Projekt Nachhaltigkeit 2018” Award - LENA announced as winner!
    - 25-07-2018
    “Projekt Nachhaltigkeit 2018” Award - LENA announced as winner!

    Interreg Danube Transnational Programme project LENA is very happy to be announced winner of the German award: “Projekt Nachhaltigkeit 2018” - “Sustainability Project 2018”. This award "Project Sustainability" (previously "Workshop N")...

  • LENA - LENA tent at the International Danube Festival 2018
    - 18-07-2018
    LENA tent at the International Danube Festival 2018

    Project LENA was present at the International Danube Festival 2018 on the 10th July and 15th July, where Danubüro Ulm two different services to the visitors. 1. Virtual Reality – Google Cardboard (App) Virtual-Reality Test serving...

  • LENA - Effortlessly along the young Danube: Video shows the highlights of e-biking in the landscape park
    - 16-07-2018
    Effortlessly along the young Danube: Video shows the highlights of e-biking in the landscape park

    Tuttlingen. With support of the EU Interreg-project LENA ten additional charging stations for e-bikes were built in the Landscape Park Young Danube – best conditions for an e-bike tour along the young Danube. Nature, culture and history: In the...

  • LENA - Second Training on Sustainable Use of Wild Plants in Stara Fužina, Bohinj
    - 18-06-2018
    Second Training on Sustainable Use of Wild Plants in Stara Fužina, Bohinj

    Exploring opportunities for sustainable wild plant use in Slovenia The second training workshop on the sustainable use of wild plants in and around protected areas took place in the Triglav National Park Info Centre in Stara Fužina, Bohinj,...

  • LENA - Policy workshop held by WWF Romania in Bohinj
    - 14-06-2018
    Policy workshop held by WWF Romania in Bohinj

    Bohinj (Slovenia), 5.06.2018 – During last week team meeting of the project, a policy workshop was held aiming to discuss with stakeholders policy makers from different levels (local, national, EU) the policy analysis developed within LENA...

  • LENA - More than 50 participants of EU-Project “LENA” met in Bohinj
    - 11-06-2018
    More than 50 participants of EU-Project “LENA” met in Bohinj

    Kranj, 8th June 2018 – Regional Development Agency Gorenjska, BSC Kranj organised the fourth partner meeting of the INTERREG - Project LENA "Local Economy and Nature Conservation in the Danube Region". More than fifty participants from seven...

  • LENA - Training on Wild Plants in Szatmár-Bereg, Hungary
    - 01-06-2018
    Training on Wild Plants in Szatmár-Bereg, Hungary

    Producing jam from wild fruit as additional income opportunity for rural population Beregdaróc 22&23 May 2018 –  A training workshop on the sustainable use of wild plants explored cooking jam from wild berries to support the livelihood of...

  • LENA - Third group of education for breeders of black Slavonian pigs
    - 16-05-2018
    Third group of education for breeders of black Slavonian pigs

    Otok, Vukovar Srijem County, Croatia 09.-16.05.2018. From 09. to 16. of May in Croatia in City Otok as part of LENA project was held third group of education for breeders of black Slavonian pigs from the area of Vukovar Srijem County. This...

  • LENA - Train the trainers workshop for "Danube Guides" along the Danube
    - 05-05-2018
    Train the trainers workshop for "Danube Guides" along the Danube

    (Ulm, 30.04.2018) 15 participants from 6 countries were trained to become "Danube Guide" trainers, on a five-day workshop at National Park Donau-Auen in Orth (Austria). The qualification of the trainers focused on different aspects, such as...

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