2014-07-31Environmentalists oppose the new measures, citing the need to preserve beaches and the public's right to access to the coast.
2014-07-02The effort to drill for oil and gas could stimulate the economy and attract foreign investment.
2013-10-21Projects aim to protect the environment while allowing border regions to flourish.
2013-08-24Officials have tentatively approved an idea to import thousands of tonnes of trash from Greece and Italy.
2013-08-05Istanbul, Kayseri and Belgrade are cited in a new report as following best practices in transportation policy and energy efficiency.
2013-06-13Many claim an environmental disaster is unfolding and have joined a human chain blockade to stop waste disposal trucks.
2013-06-06Under the Montreal Protocol, countries in the region need to achieve a reduction in the amount of HCFCs consumed by 2015.
2013-04-23A change in customer habit is called for in the solution to plastic bag pollution.
2013-04-17Brussels will aid the two countries in coping with the phenomenon.
2012-12-14Macedonian and Albanian environmentalists sound the alarm to save Lake Ohrid's aquatic life.
2012-10-01An Italian environmentalist sailed and rowed 5,400 kilometres from London to Istanbul along Europe's waterways to highlight sustainable tourism and the environment.
2012-09-20Implementing a biosphere reserve in a region that covers Macedonia, Albania and Greece aims to improve economic prospects and co-operation.
2012-08-03Experts say that new hydroelectric power plants in BiH might be too high a price for the citizens from both sides of the Neretva.
2012-02-20The government is restricting plastic bags in an effort to protect the environment.
2012-01-30Bulgaria decided to ban exploratory drilling for shale gas due to environmental impact concerns.
2011-12-19Given limited sucess on the environmental front, ecology remains a hot issue in Montenegro.
2011-12-05Environmentalists sound the alarm that pollution and deforestation in Albania are at the highest levels in Europe, while government inactivity compounds the problem.
2011-11-25A new initiative centred on creating and protecting forests as well as uniting peoples is fast becoming a Balkan exercise in co-operation.
2011-11-16Citizens are helping to turn kitchen scraps and yard trimmings into nutrient-rich fertiliser, on a potentially huge scale.
2011-09-19Plans to build a road through a wildlife reserve in Romania are drawing fire.
Citizens and activists strongly condemn acts of terrorism that are creating a fear of Muslims in the region.