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Linking sustainable practices throughout Europe

EuCAN (European Conservation Action Network)

Rural topic(s): Sustainable forestry, Conservation and management of natural resources, Education and training in rural areas

City: Sherborne

Country: United Kingdom

Web site: http://www.eucan.org.uk

EuCAN is a Community Interest Company (CIC) working in the UK and other countries of Europe to involve more people and communities in the conservation management of their local environment, by providing training and practical experience for young graduates, potential volunteers and therapeutic groups, in nature conservation and in sustainable land management and food production enterprises.

Scale of intervention : Local, European, Regional

Keywords: conservation and management of natural resources, Information / Education for sustainable development, natural habitats preservation, biodiversity conservation, ecosystem friendly methods, high nature value farming (HNV), sustainable agriculture, protection of the environment

Places: United-Kingdom

Actors: association, volunteers

Methods: field trip, training/capacity-building, (youth) camps, voluntary work, study trip