UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Programme

EuroMAB 2021

Biosphere Reserve Nockberge and Austria has officially applied to UNESCO and been awarded the contract to host EuroMAB in September 2021.    More information will follow as plans develop.  But for now, check out the beauty of the biosphere, it may be all the inspiration you need to join us in 2021!   Travel Information… read more »

Zero Plastic Working Group

A short introduction From the first steps taken with the island of Lanzarote and Marine Sciences For Society 10 years ago, the Zero Plastic Working Group was launched in May 2018 during the World Network of Island and Coastal BR meeting in Menorca. Now, following the Dublin Commitment made during the April 2019 EuroMAB Conference,… read more »

UNESCO Man and the Biosphere Programme

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) launched the Man and the Biosphere (MAB) Programme in 1970. UNESCO’s MAB Strategy 2015-2025 ensures that all 686 biosphere reserves within the world network are working collectively on four common strategic objectives: Conserve biodiversity, restore and enhance ecosystem services and foster sustainable use of natural resources;… read more »