The Bern Convention is a binding international legal instrument in the field of nature conservation, covering most of the natural heritage of the European continent and extending to some States of Africa.
Belgrade, Serbia 26-28 September 2017
The Group of Experts on Protected Areas and Ecological Networks will hold its 8th meeting from 26...
Strasbourg, France 18-19 September 2017
The Bureau of the Bern Convention will meet on the 18-19 September at Council of Europe’s...
Strasbourg, France 3 July 2017
The Bern Convention is seeking for consultants and has launched a call for tenders which can be...
Over thirty years ago, an innovative legal text was adopted to protect Europe’s wild plants and animals. The Council of Europe’s Convention on the Conservation of European Wildlife and Natural Habitats (1979), or Bern Convention, was the first international treaty to protect both species and habitats and to bring countries together to decide how to act on nature conservation.
- T-PVS Bureau Meeting (2) - 18-19 September 2017, Strasbourg (France)
- 8th meeting of the Group of Experts on Protected Areas and Ecological Networks back-to-back with the 2nd meeting of the Restricted Group of Experts on Reporting on the Emerald Network - 26-28 September 2017, Belgrade (Serbia)