[MoI] Forest conservation and executing national law with regard to biodiversity
Providing expertise for different issues in nature conservation and natural resource management
Rural topic(s): Sustainable forestry
Type: Narrative story
Date of writing: December 14, 2016
Author(s) of this page: Alen Kiš
Organization(s): INCVP (Institute for Nature Conservation of Voivodina Province)
INCVP is a subnational GO established to provide expertise for different issues in nature conservation and natural resource management.
Background and activities
Protected area (PA) and ecological network designation, species & habitats monitoring, rulings, consultancy, supervision, ecological education, international cooperation, natural values database management. Holding natural history exhibition. Membership in IUCN, WWF.
Challenges: Integrating innovative solutions and traditional knowledge into management practice in protected areas and natural resource management.
Next steps. Developing an ecological network in Vojvodina Autonomous Province and setting up for Natura 2000 network designation and governance.
Information gathered at: the 2nd workshop on Sustainable Forest Management (10-13 November 2016)
Contact: Alen Kiš
Scale of intervention : Regional
Keywords: conservation and management of natural resources, ecological network, protected area, Natura 2000, traditional knowledge
Actors: NGO, local government, volunteers, practionners / managers
Methods: consulting/expertise, database, international cooperation, monitoring