Other Events of interest

EUROPARC provides you here a list of events of interest taking place in Europe, relevant for our members an directly related to Protected Area management.

The events section of our website is constantly being updated. So, please, check back regularly!

February 2nd – World Wetlands Day

“Wetlands for an urban future” is the topic for this year. Organise your activities and promote them at www.worldwetlandsday.org

March 18th-21st – Siggen Seminar, Germany

Free to EUROPARC members, the Siggen Seminar is an opportunity to develop capacity and networking. This year, following the European Year of Cultural Heritage, the Seminar will focus on ‘Natural Heritage as Part of Cultural Identity’. Registrations are open! All information here.

March 23rd-26th – Interpret Europe Annual Conference, Kőszeg, Hungary

Interpret Europe’s annual conference is a great opportunity for those working in visitor management and education in Parks. This year the topic will be ‘Heritage and Identity’ and all information can be found atwww.interpreteuropeconference.net

April 21st – World Fish Migration Day

The World Fish Migration Day 2018 (WFMD) – connecting Fish, Rivers and People aims to create awareness on the importance of open rivers and migratory fish all over the globe. More at www.worldfishmigrationday.com

May 21st-25th – EU Green Week

“Green cities for a greener future” is the title of the next EU Green Week. How is the EU is helping cities to become better places to live and work? What is the role of green areas in and around cities? The discussions will be especially relevant for our members coming from FEDENATUR! https://www.eugreenweek.eu/

May 23rd-27th – ESPARC 2018

Every 2 years, EUROPARC Spain brings together protected area professionals. In 2018, the XX edition will focus on the “Past, present and future the Protected Areas”, celebrating the centenary of the first National Parks in Spain. More information atredeuroparc.org/congreso-esparc-2018

June 5th-8th – TransParcNet Meeting, Retz, Austria

The annual meeting of EUROPARC network of Transboundary Parks (the TransParcNet) will be hosted by Podyjí and Thayatal National Parks, on the Czech/Austrian border. “River Landscape Area Protection” will be the theme for 2018. More information will be soon disclosed on EUROPARC website.

June 12-14th – Coastal Dunes and Sandy Beaches International Workshop, Dunkirk (France)

Within the framework of the LIFE+FLANDRE project, the Agency of Nature and Forest (Flemish Authority) and the Université du Littoral Côte d’Opale will organise an international workshop on coastal dunes and sandy beaches management and restoration. For more information, visit www.natuurenbos.be/FLANDRE-international-workshop.