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[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

E-mail: alen.kis(a)pzzp.rs

Website: www.pzzp.rs



Scale of intervention : Regional

Keywords: conservation and management of natural resources, ecological network, protected area, Natura 2000, traditional knowledge

Places: Serbia

Actors: NGO, local government, volunteers, practionners / managers

Methods: consulting/expertise, database, international cooperation, monitoring