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ADEPT - Agricultural Development and Environmental Protection in Transylvania


Ref: 15008
Type: Main Project
Project Leader: Mr Nat Page
Lead Institution: Fundatia Adept Ltd
Host Country Institutions: Adept Foundation Ltd, University Lucien Blaga, University Babes-Bolyai, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Gov of Romania, Ecotour Sibiu, WWF - DCP (Danube Carpathian Programme), Town Hall Sachiz, Orange Romania
Start Date: 2006-05-01
End Date: 2009-03-31
Funding: £292,800.00
Website: http://www.fundatia-adept.org
Status: Completed
Regions: Europe & Central Asia
Countries: Romania
Purpose: Conservation of bio-diversity in a semi-natural landscape of S E Transylvania (Romania), linked to benefits for the local population through sustainable use of private forest and grassland ecosystems, which will have local success and act as a model for broader application nationally
Outputs: 1. Locate and assess important species and habitats in order to consolidate the scientific data required to propose various forms of conservation management and protection within the project area. 2. Raise awareness of and support for local conservation measures through increased under-standing of the economic as well as global importance of the area and its heritage. Use various methods: Visitor Centre, school presentations, village meetings, publications, information boards, website. 3. Design and implement measures that will provide economic incentives for grassland and forest conservation. Plan incentive schemes using community participation, external expertise. Local Steering Group (LSG) established including ANCA, Town Hall and leading farmers. Assist local people to access EU agri-environmental schemes. Promote agro-tourism through training/ marketing. Provide input into National Biodiversity Strategy and National Rural Development Strategy

Related Projects: Tarnava Mare: securing the future of a Transylvanian HNV landscape

Documents:
Title: 15-008 HY1
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-008 AR1 Annex 3-2 A5 book flyer art
Download: Article [pdf]

Title: 15-008 HY2
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-008 St2 edited
Download: Application Form [pdf]

Title: 15-008 621 Pre-Project Report
Download: Pre Project Report [pdf]

Title: 15-008 AR1 edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-008 AR1 Annex 3-1 BBW page
Download: Newsletter [pdf]

Title: 15-008 HY3
Download: Half Year Report [pdf]

Title: 15-008 AR2 - edited
Download: Annual Report [pdf]

Title: 15-008 FR Ann6 Poster Lisbon High-level conference 2007
Download: Article [pdf]

Title: 15-008 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf]

Title: 15-008 FR Ann10 DARWIN_NEWS_13
Download: Newsletter [pdf]