Publications

Publications - General

Investing in Sustainable Mountain Development. Opportunities, Resources and Benefits 

The recently produced report "Investing in Sustainable Mountain Development - Opportunities, Resources and Benefits" elaborated as part of the Series on Sustainable Mountain Development presents a broad range of case studies that showcase the diverse opportunities, challenges and dimensions of investment in mountain regions. It also highlights how investment can contribute to sustainable development not only in mountain communities but also worldwide. This report was produced by the Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), with the support of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the Austrian Development Agency (ADA).

Published in 2016

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Mountains and Climate Change - A Global Concern

Sustainable Mountain Development Series 

 

This publication was supported by the Austrian Development Cooperation and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation

Published in 2014

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Publications - Tourism, Awareness raising, education and public participation
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Innovation in Rural Tourism - Cases from European Mountain Communities (Final Project Publication)

The InRuTou project developed and tested electronic training and marketing materials for supporting sustainable rural tourism in five pilot mountainous areas. Cases from European Mountain Communities is the final publication of the InRuTou project. It presents the piloting process and its results in each participating area with the aim to provide inspiration for and concrete examples of implementing the InRuTou training.

Published in 2015

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Publications - Tourism, Awareness raising, education and public participation
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Innovation in Rural Tourism - Transferability Manual

The InRuTou project developed and tested electronic training and marketing materials for supporting sustainable rural tourism in pilot mountainous areas in Italy, Poland, Romania and Ukraine. The Transferability Manual is a methodological publication that explains how the project was developed based on its background and technical documents. Its aim is to support interested organizations in transferring the InRuTou methods to other communities, regions, and countries.

Published in 2015

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Future Imperfect - Climate change and adaptation in the Carpathians - Report

CLIMATE CHANGE AND ADAPTATION IN THE CARPATHIANS

 

 

This synthesis publication builds on the main findings of three projects – CARPATCLIM, CARPIVIA and CarpathCC – funded under the preparatory action “Climate of the Carpathian Basin” approved by the European Parliament. The development of this publication has been co-supported by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) through its inter-regional climate change project “Climate change action in developing countries with fragile mountainous ecosystems from a sub-regional perspective”, financed by the Government of Austria.

 

Produced by GRID-Arendal

Published in September 2014 

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Intergenerational Learning and Innovation for Sustainable Development - Big Foot Final Conference Proceedings

The Final Conference of the project Big Foot. Crossing Generations, Crossing Mountains brought together project partners and researchers and practitioners from Austria other European countries. The participants presented and discussed experiences and prospects for involvement of younger and older generations in sustainable development in the mountainous regions.

 

Produced by UNEP Vienna SCC

Published in 2014

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Big Foot. Crossing Generations, Crossing Mountains - Transferability Tool Kit

The Transferability Tool Kit presents in detail the experience of the participating communities of the project Big Foot. Crossing Generations, Crossing Mountains - Berkovitsa, Bulgaria, Gubbio, Italy and Trikala, Greece. The aim of the Tool Kit is to inspire and support participation of younger and older generations in Sustainable Development in the Carpathians and other mountainous regions.

 

Produced by UNEP Vienna SCC

Published in 2013

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National Achievements and Challenges Related to the Implementation of the Carpathian Convention

European Academy of Bolzano, Interim Secretariat of the Carpathian Convention

Published in October 2011

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Publications - Environmental assessment/information system/monitoring and early warning

S4C Research Agenda for the Carpathians 2010 - 2015

Kozak J., Björnsen Gurung A., Ostapowicz K.

Published 2011

 

 

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The Carpathians in the European Environment -State and Outlook 2010

The European Environment Agency

Copenhagen, Denmark; 2011

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Publications - Biological Diversity

Creation of Ecological Corridors in Ukraine

State Agency for Protected Areas of the Ministry of Environmental Protection of Ukraine, Altenburg, and Wymenga Ecological Consultants, InterEcoCentre

Kyiv, Ukraine; 2010

 

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Atlas of the Carpathian Macroregion

Carpathian Project - Palacky University and European Academy (EURAC)

Published 2009

 

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Publications - Industry and Energy

Renewable Energy in the Carpathian Region

UNIDO, UNEP Vienna ISCC

Vienna, Austria; 2010

 

 

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VASICA-Visions and Strategies in the Carpathian Area

Carpathian Project

Published 2009

VASICA is a transnational spatial development document for the Carpathian region. Following the success of the Alpine Space, it calls for the establishment of a support mechanism for the "Carpathian Space" in European Territorial Cooperation that will shift this transnational area from the periphery to a region of sustainable development in the heart of Europe. VASICA is one of the key results of the EU CADSES Carpathian Project.

 

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Publications -Raising Awareness, Education, and Public Participation

Carpathian Mountains ESD Training Tool Kit

UNEP Vienna-  ISCC, ENSI, CASALEN

Published 2009

 

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Publications - Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry

SARD-M Report for the Carpathian Convention Member States

Carpathian Project-European Academy (EURAC)

Published 2008

 

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Carpathians Environment Outlook

UNEP/DEWA Europe

Published 2007

 

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Prechapter, Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Chapter 4, Chapter 5, Annexes

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Handbook on the Carpathian Convention

Regional Environement Center (REC), European Academy (EURAC)

Published 2007
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A Heightened Perspective - Regional Assessment of the Policy, Legislative and Institutional Frameworks Implementing the Carpathian Convention

Regional Environement Center (REC), European Academy (EURAC)

Published 2007
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Implementing an International Mountain Convention - An Approach for the Delimitation of the Carpathian Convention Area

European Academy (EURAC), UNEP Vienna-ISCC

Published 2006

 

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Publications - Sustainable and Integrated Water/River Basin Management

Rapid Environmental Assessment of the Tisza River Basin

UNEP

Published 2004

 

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