Seminars on industrial air pollution in Zaporizhia, Dnipro and Kryvyi Rih

Seminars on industrial air pollution in Zaporizhia, Dnipro and Kryvyi Rih

During June and July, Arnika and Ecoaction organized a series of seminars on industrial air pollution in cities in Eastern Ukraine. Active citizens from Zaporizhia, Dnipro and...

Czech experts investigate the environmental impact of air pollution in Ukraine

Czech experts investigate the environmental impact of air pollution in Ukraine

Ukraine suffers from severe air pollution, causing tens of thousands of premature deaths per year. In the five industrial cities in the East of Ukraine (Kharkiv, Dnipro,...

People of Kruščica

People of Kruščica

Since August 2017, people from the village of Kruščica in Bosnia and Herzegovina have been fighting for protection of their river from planned constructions of two hydropower...

Thai friends from EARTH visiting the Czech Republic

Thai friends from EARTH visiting the Czech Republic

Colleagues from our befriended non-governmental organization Ecological Alert and Recovery - Thailand (EARTH) arrived to the Czech Republic on Arnika's invitation. In addition to...

Armenia troubled with non-ferrous metal mining

Armenia troubled with non-ferrous metal mining

Armenia is living in an abundance of minerals. Non-ferrous metal deposits are a gift, and at the same time a curse for the republic to the south of Caucasus. Mining industry is...

Back in Bosnia to visit the endangered rivers

Back in Bosnia to visit the endangered rivers

Up to 2700 hydropower plants are planned to be built in the countries of Western Balkans, 300 of them just in Bosnia and Herzegovina alone. The number of planned projects is...

Visit of Belarusian activists in the Czech Republic

Visit of Belarusian activists in the Czech Republic

We invited a group of five colleagues from our partner organisation Ecohome from Belarus to the Czech republic for one week. We presented them some ecological cases dealt by our...

Revealing the POPs pollution of industrial areas in Thailand

Revealing the POPs pollution of industrial areas in Thailand

Two year lasting research conducted by non-governmental organizations from the Czech republic and Thailand came up with rather concerning conclusions , The Thais living in nearby...

Measuring the pollution of hot spots in Thailand, spring 2016

Measuring the pollution of hot spots in Thailand, spring 2016

Chemical contamination of various origin is still widely present around Thailand. The most problematic pollutants are the unintentionally produced ones or a historical...

IPEN CEE meeting in Prague, October 2017

IPEN CEE meeting in Prague, October 2017

Between 17th and 19th October we hosted our colleagues from Cental and Eastern Europe. IPEN’s CEE regional meeting took place in Prague. Environmental activists and experts...

Study tour to Kiev region on sustainable agriculture and rural development

Study tour to Kiev region on sustainable agriculture and rural development

As a part of two days trip organised by Ecoaction in collaboration with Arnika on sustainable agriculture, a tour to small farms throughout Kiev Oblast took place. See the full...

Trip to Danosha pig farms in Ivano-Frankivsk region

Trip to Danosha pig farms in Ivano-Frankivsk region

Industrial farming brings many environmental risks. Although our crucial topic in the case of Ukrainian agriculture is poultry, we focused also on problems caused by pig farms -...