World Wetlands Day, Albania

Below is  a brief report o­n activities for World wetlands day as planned in Albania:

On the occasion of the World Wetland Day, the Minister of Environment, Forestry and Water Administration, will organize in Korca, the Inception Workshop of the “Integrated Ecosystem Management in Prespa Lakes Basin” Project.

The Project is the Albanian component of the regional initiative which includes three neighboring countries sharing the Prespa Lakes, Albania, FYROM and Greece and is a co financing of the Albanian Government, GEF and UNDP.
In the workshop will be invited representatives of different institutions in local and national level which deal with wetlands. The Minister of Environment or Deputy Minister will participate as well.
The event will start with a press conference o­n the wetland day.

Source: Mr Zamir Dedej, Director of Nature Protection Policy, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Water Administration, Albania

Updated on 2/26/2007 5:14:10 PM.