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Registration for the European Parks Academy (EPA) is open!

European Parks Academy is a unique opportunity to learn more about burning issues, emerging trends as well as new approaches and technologies in protected areas. In close cooperation with IUCN/WCPA Europe, University College for Agrarian and Environmental Pedagogy, TU Wien, Universitaet Klagenfurt and the University of Capodistria and with financial support of the Austrian Ministry of Environment, European Parks Academy elaborated a brand new summer school for protected area professionals and executives.

In summer 2016 participants will work and discuss with renowned international experts in the course of two one week modules on „Effective Financial Management of Protected Areas“ and „New Challenges in the Governance of Protected Areas“.

Make use of this unique offer and the opportunity to discuss practical cases from your field of work with other participants and renowned international lecturers.

Registration is open now as well as the application for scholarships! Please find more information on the flyer attached or click here.

EWS believes that this is an excellent opportunity to improve also wilderness knowledge for protected area professionals and executives! This training could provides answers to such diverse questions like: why is wilderness important, how to increase effectiveness of wilderness management or what means non-intervention management.

http://wilderness-society.org/european-parks-academy-klagenfurt-austria/