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Release of last group of vultures in Cyprus

During the project GYPAS for protecting and enhancing the population of Griffon Vulture in Cyprus, under the Cross-Border Cooperation Programme Greece - Cyprus 2007-2013, 22 vultures were released in Cyprus...
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Consultation on Empowering Civil Society in Cyprus

The NGO Initiative Cyprus, in collaboration with the Commissioner for Volunteerism and NGOs, Mr Yiannis Yiannakis, and an expert from the INGO Conference of the Council of Europe, Mr Jeremy McBride, have prepared a policy paper on empowering Civil Society...
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Volunteer Workshops for 2015 monitoring surveys

BirdLife Cyprus has concluded the first out of two workshops for our volunteers, to prepare them for this year’s monitoring surveys and to update them regarding BC’s work so far. The second workshop that was planned to take place at the Environmental Studies...
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BirdLife Cyprus attends Madrid workshop on illegal bird killing

BirdLife Cyprus participated in a three day workshop that took place in Madrid (Spain) from 11 to 13 February, related to the illegal killing and taking of wild birds. On the 11th February the ‘1st European Workshop on Environmental Crime: illegal killing and taking of birds’ took place as part of...
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On-going consultations with local communities on SPA management

BirdLife Cyprus and its contract partner, consultants IACO Environmental & Water Consultants Ltd, have entered a new round of consultations with local communities over management plans for NATURA 2000 sites for birds, visiting 11 areas in January and February 2015. The discussions...
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