LENA Local Economy and Nature Conservation in the Danube Region

  • 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...

  • LENA - Fishermen Workshop in Belene
    - 03-05-2018
    Fishermen Workshop in Belene

    Two-day free workshop for fishermen on Sustainable Fisheries was held in Belene on 25 and 26 April 2018. It involved nearly 80 people from the municipalities of Nikopol and Belene. The lecturers were from the regional Inspection of Fisheries and...

  • LENA - Week of EU Funds in Croatia
    - 01-05-2018
    Week of EU Funds in Croatia

    Zagreb, 27.04.2018. From 24. to 27. of April in Croatia there was Week of EU funds in Croatia. As part of this event last day was reserved for presentations of transnational and other Programmes of cross-border cooperation. This event was...

  • LENA - Almost forgotten crafts in Ciocăneşti, rediscovered on two wheels
    - 17-04-2018
    Almost forgotten crafts in Ciocăneşti, rediscovered on two wheels

    The beginning of April found us on the Danubian lands, where we are setting up cyclo trails along the natural riches of the Natura 2000 Ciocănești-Dunăre site. And as natural riches are closely linked to people living in the area, we stopped...

  • LENA - WWF Bulgaria is starting a tender
    - 16-04-2018
    WWF Bulgaria is starting a tender

    WWF Bulgaria is starting a tender to choose event organizer within the project LENA - Local Economy and Nature Conservation in the Danube Region. For more information please follow the...

  • LENA - Danube Guides Train the Trainer Course
    - 10-04-2018
    Danube Guides Train the Trainer Course

    Danube Guides Train the Trainer Course is going to be held in Orth an der Donau (Austria) next week.    Time: 16th - 20th April 2018 Place: National Park Danube Floodplains (Donauauen) in Orth / Donau, Austria   Program:...

  • LENA - Vukovar Srijem County: Meeting with Danube Soya and external expert
    - 23-03-2018
    Vukovar Srijem County: Meeting with Danube Soya and external expert

    Within the framework of the implementation of LENA Project partners from Croatia and Serbia, Vukovar Srijem County and Danube Soya, had a Meeting on Agriculture Faculty in Osijek. This Meeting also attends Professor Vladimir Margeta from...

  • LENA - Presentation of the project LENA at the Donausalon in Berlin
    - 14-03-2018
    Presentation of the project LENA at the Donausalon in Berlin

    On 8 March, the Danube Office participated in the 6th Donausalon in Berlin. This event takes place every year and is hosted by the Landesvertretung Baden-Württemberg. This year's event was organized in cooperation with the Embassy of Bosnia and...

  • LENA - 40 Project Partners of the EU-Project "LENA" Convene in Ulm
    - 07-02-2018
    40 Project Partners of the EU-Project "LENA" Convene in Ulm

    Ulm, 6th February 2018 – Danube Office Ulm/Neu-Ulm organised the third partner meeting of the INTERREG-Project LENA "Local Economy and Nature Conservation in the Danube Region". Forty participants from seven Danube countries discussed the best...

  • LENA - Tourists and commuters drive the e-bike boom Exchange about e-bikes on regional conference
    - 12-12-2017
    Tourists and commuters drive the e-bike boom Exchange about e-bikes on regional conference

    Tuttlingen. Whether for tourism in the Danube valley or for the local bike sellers – the trend towards e-bikes has positive effects on economy in our region. This is one of the outcomes of the regional conference “e-bikes and nature tourism”. The...

  • LENA - Regional conference „e-bikes and nature tourism” in Tuttlingen
    - 13-11-2017

    Within no time e-mobility has become one of the biggest trends nowadays. Within the role model “mobility” also the twelve municipalities as members of the Landscape Park Young Danube set out to work on the improvement of the infrastructure of...

  • LENA - Common Points and Future Collaboration between DTP's Landscape and Biodiversity Projects
    - 25-10-2017

    On 18th and 19th October, 2017 LENA Project was presented during the 6th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Danube region (EUSDR).  The forum took place in Budapest and was jointly organized by Hungary – holding the current Presidency of the...

  • LENA - Slovenia, Gorenjska region: Regional capacity building workshop: harvesting plants as economic activity in the protected areas
    - 03-10-2017

    Within the framework of the implementation of LENA Project Regional development agency Gorenjska, BSC Kranj (partner from Slovenia) organised Regional capacity building workshop: Harvesting plants as economic activity in the protected areas....

  • LENA - Local capacity buliding workshop in Hungary
    - 03-10-2017

    The aim of the workshop was to conduct work with local stakeholders to better understand the current market situation and to identify current needs and challenges of wild plant harvest in the region. After György Pálinkás, the Mayor of...

  • LENA - Vukovar Srijem County: Free education of current and potential breeders of black Slavonian pig
    - 18-09-2017

    Within the framework of the implementation of LENA Project Vukovar Srijem County (partner from Croatia) conducts free education of current and potential breeders of black Slavonian pig from the area of Vukovar Srijem County with the aim of...

  • LENA - VISIT THE LARGEST LAKE IN TRIGLAV NATIONAL PARK ON AN E-TRICYCLE
    - 24-07-2017

    For the first time in Slovenia, this summer, tourists and locals can explore the beauties of the Bohinj Lake in Triglav National Park on an electric rickshaw. From the beginning of July 2017 visitors can explore the picturesque nature routes in...

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