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15.11.2019

Montenegro designated Ulcinj Salina as a Ramsar site
Montenegro designated Ulcinj Salina as a Ramsar site
10.09.2019

Montenegro has designated Ulcinj Salina as its third Wetland of International Importance (Ramsar Site No. 2399). The Site on the Adriatic coast, close to the border with Albania, i...

Study on assessment of Ecological Status and MSP preliminary initial assessment in Vlora Marine Area in Albania
Study on assessment of Ecological Status and MSP preliminary initial assessment in Vlora Marine Area in Albania
19.08.2019

The Specially Protected Areas Regional Activity Centre (SPA/RAC) launches a consultation to elaborate study on the assessment of the Ecological Status and an MSP preliminary initia...

The Call for applicant cities has been extended!
The Call for applicant cities has been extended!
15.07.2019

MAP announces the 2nd Edition of the Istanbul Environment Friendly City Award open! The Mediterranean coastal cities active in the field of environmental protection and sustainable...

There is hope for Mediterranean wetlands
There is hope for Mediterranean wetlands
03.07.2019

We have learned, with great pleasure, that the Ulcinj Salina has been declared a protected area (Nature Park) by the Parliament of the Municipality of Ulcinj. This marks a happy en...

Integration, focussing and synergy for the Adriatic
Integration, focussing and synergy for the Adriatic
14.06.2019

In the framework of the Adriadapt project, on 12 and 13 June, PAP/RAC organized a meeting to harmonize its outputs with the similar outputs of its project partner IUAV. The meeting...

How can we save Mediterranean wetlands?
How can we save Mediterranean wetlands?
09.06.2019

Parallel meetings of the OAP M3 Steering Committee and “Off your map” campaign supported by MAVA foundation were organised in Ulcinj, Montenegro on 4-6 June. The Steering Committee...

And the overall MedAdapt Award goes to …
And the overall MedAdapt Award goes to …
31.05.2019

Šibenik-Knin County’s Coastal Plan got the “Mediterranean Climate Change Adaptation Award” as an exemplary action of adaptation to climate change! The Award was conferred at the Eu...

CORMON meeting on Coast and Hydrography held in Rome
CORMON meeting on Coast and Hydrography held in Rome
23.05.2019

On 21 and 22 May 2019, PAP/RAC organized a meeting of the Ecosystem Approach Correspondence Group on Monitoring (CORMON) on Coast and Hydrography cluster in Rome, Italy. The meetin...

ICZM Protocol ratified by Malta
ICZM Protocol ratified by Malta
17.05.2019

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Co-operation of Spain, in its capacity of Depositary of the Treaty for the Protection of the Marine Environment and the Mediterranean Seaside Re...