An International Conference entitled "International Perspectives on Preventing Wild Life Crime" took place in Athens, 23-25 November 2018 in the Electra Palace Athens Hotel. Well-known specialists and scientists from all around Europe working on the legal protection of wildlife participated in the conference.
The Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature organized the event in the framework of LIFE Natura Themis project. Dr. Kleoniki Pouikli, a lawyer, has helped with the preparation of the conference’s thematic layout. More than 140 participants were informed about the European and national environmental legislation, the Environmental Liability Directive and the protection of wildlife, the wildlife threats and the tools to tackle biodiversity loss and the loss of the natural European heritage.
In total, the conferences included 26 oral presentations on a) legislation regarding wildlife crime and its implementation, b) the illegal trafficking of wildlife fauna and flora, and c) the role of the LIFE Natura Themis project in tackling wildlife crime.
The minutes of the conference will be available online on the LIFE Natura Themis website the by the end of the year.
The presentations of the participants are provided below.
|LIFE Presentation - Protopapas GREEN FUND.pdf||1.72 MB|
|LIFE THEMIS INTERNATIONAL 23-25 NOVEMBER 2018 NHMC PROBONAS.pdf||8.35 MB|
|Kramer_wildlife crime legislation.pdf||169.02 KB|
|Valerie Fogleman_Overview of the CJEU Case Law on Wildlife (Final)_1.pdf||472.49 KB|
|Berghe_Illegal trade of birds Life Natura Themis Athene 24112018.pdf||3.95 MB|
|John Visbeen_IMPEL Expert Team Nature Protection 2018 - definitief.pdf||4.84 MB|
|Matthias Keller_Athens Life Natura Themis.pdf||1.54 MB|
|Almpouras_Sanctions for wildlife crimes (2).pdf||207.67 KB|
|Kallia_2018 ECONOMIC INSTRUMENTS.pdf||404.61 KB|
|Pouli_ELD EEPF.odp [Repaired].pdf||4.77 MB|
|Konstantina Ntemiri_WildLife_Crime_Ntemiri.pdf||4.65 MB|
|Maniadaki Maria Athens 24_11_2018 final.pdf||3.64 MB|
|Presentation_Themis _App_Georgiadis.pdf||5.57 MB|
|Anna Kazazou_WildlifeCrime_ANIMA_2018NEW.pdf||11 MB|
|Antaia Christou_Wildlife Crime Prevention - BirdLife Malta.pdf||3.43 MB|
|Kassinis_willdife Crime in Cyprus and efforts to control it NK.pdf||9.93 MB|
|Lea Tomazic_Slovenia.pdf||2.12 MB|
|LIFE THEMIS presentation - Athens 25-11-2018 - Panagiota Theodorou final.pdf||6.48 MB|
|Lilla Barabas_new.pdf||3.81 MB|
|Vallianatou_Wildlife Crime, Role of NGOs.pdf||3.62 MB|
|Victoria Saravia_2018_11_16_EV_LIFE.pdf||8.57 MB|
|Kramer_Wildlife crime - ways ahead.pdf||110.4 KB|