As one out of eight projects (from a total of 37 approved projects) of the 2nd call of the INTERREG IV B CENTRAL EUROPE programme HABIT-CHANGE was invited to submit a follow-up proposal for additional funding of capitalisation activities. This proposal was approved.
For our International Conference on Managing Protected Areas under Climate Change – IMPACT (24-26 September 2012, in Dresden/Germany) with 120 participants we received co-funding from the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG).
HABIT-CHANGE was selected to be a so-called "Lighthouse project" within the topic "climate protection and energy" by the German INTERREG/transnational cooperation office (Federal Institute for Research on Building, Urban Affairs and Spatial Development);
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The HABIT-CHANGE project was presented as one of 28 good practice examples worldwide at the UNESCO-MAB Conference "For life, for the future. Biosphere reserves and climate change", 27 June to 28 June 2011, Radebeul/Dresden, Germany. (Publication "Biosphere reserves and climate change - A collection of good practice case studies", Page 70-71)
The project proposal for the HABIT-CHANGE project within the 2nd call of the INTERREG IV B CENTRAL EUROPE programme was approved as one of 37 out of 179 applications.