News and Announcements

May 29, 2018
Green Steps Magazine

The last issue of the Green Steps Magazine is published, for now!

Prepared by Artenisa Peçulaj and Erald Xeka, with the support of NaturAL, this magazine aims to shape the attitude of new generations in Albania and (re)connect them with nature by inspiring love and explaining the environmental issues.

In this issue discover…

… the Balkan Lynx and Gentiana lutea

… Korab-Koritnik Nature Park

… who is Prof. Niko Pano?

… how many hours do ants sleep?

… and much more.

Access all the issues of the Magazine in the Publications section.


Download: Hapat_E_Gjelber_nr5-mh9.pdf

Latest news

September 18, 2018

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME FOR RAPA COMMUNICATION OFFICERS FINALIZED

Fourteen newly appointed Communication officers from Regional Administrations of Protected Areas (RAPA COs) in Albania received the certificate after successfully completing the training programme on “Professional development programme for RAPAs” supported by the EU funded project NaturAL in partnership with the National Agency of Protected Areas of Albania. RAPA’s CO were trained on communication principles, interviewing, presentations...

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July 31, 2018

Albania stands with the World’s Rangers!

World Rangers Day 2018 was celebrated on 31 July in a special event organized at the Great Park of Tirana with the participation of rangers and their counterparts from Swiss and Croatian Rangers Associations and National Agency of Protected Areas staff with the support of EU funded project NaturAl. The Albanian rangers, guards of Albanian protected areas, celebrated on this day their first victory announced at the event by the Minister of Tourism and Environment...

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June 18, 2018

Divjaka-Karavasta New Visitor Centre - inviting people to enjoy nature

The new visitor centre was opened on June 18th 2018 in Divjaka-Karavasta National Park welcoming the local community, national and international travellers, civil society organisations, representatives of the local institutions, National Agency of Protected Areas (NAPA), EU Delegation to Albania and the media in an official ceremony. The representative of the EU Delegation to Albania at the ceremony, Mr. Sylvain Gambert Team Leader, Political, Economic and...

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May 21, 2018

Celebrating Nature Heritage

May is the month of celebrating nature! This year, the National Agency of Protected Areas of Albania (NAPA) is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the National Park Shebenik – Jabllanicë, with the support of EU funded Project NaturAl. Three days (18-20 May, 2018) full of activities celebrated the natural heritage of the Park, where the largest wild cat in Europe, the Balkan Lynx, roams. “NP of Shebenik – Jabllanicë is one of the few...

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May 9, 2018

Protected Areas of Albania part of EU Day celebrations

Tirana’s Skanderbeg square was transformed in the Europe masterpiece on 9 May, where EU Member States’ embassies and EU funded projects in Albania joined the EU Village celebrating the Europe Day. Albanian Protected Areas were part of this event supported by NaturAl project. The staff of Regional Agency of Protected Areas (RAPA) from Elbasan and Tirana joined the tent of NaturAl project, to promote the values and rich biodiversity of Albania and...

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May 7, 2018

Earth Day – A discussion with children of Boge and Kamice

One of the most engaging campaigns that marked the month of April was a celebration of the Earth Day organized by VIS Albania, with the collaboration of the project NaturAL and Regional Administration of Protected Areas of Shkodër. The activity took place in Boge, Shkodra with the children of Boga and Kamica. The children were presented with the natural values of the region and some of the protected areas, introduced with the flag species and discussed...

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