08 Sep 2021 09:34:00Online meeting 5-6 October 2021
The Group of Experts on Protected Areas and Ecological Networks will hold its 12th meeting on 5-6...
06 Sep 2021 11:40:00Online Meeting 28 September 2021
The 10th meeting of Group of Experts on the Conservation of Amphibians and Reptiles will take...
01 Sep 2021 09:43:00Online meeting 15-16 September
The Bureau to the Standing Committee of the Bern Convention held its second ordinary meeting of...
09 Jul 2021 15:11:00
“Spread the word!” - The Bern Convention has launched a call for tenders for the provision of...
Over forty 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.
The Bern Convention turned 40 on 19th September 2019, and to mark the occasion, a special website was made in which 40 stories depicting the work of the Convention through colourful images and narratives are displayed. You can access the website here.
- 2nd ordinary meeting of the Bureau - 15-16 September 2021 (online meeting)
- 10th Meeting of the Group of Experts on the Conservation of Amphibians and Reptiles - 28 September 2021 (online meeting)
- 12th meeting of the Group of Experts on Protected Areas and Ecological Networks - 5-6 October 2021 (online meeting)