The Albanian Ministry of
Environment, Forestry and Water Administration of Albania organised a
regional ministerial conference titled "The Regional approach to the
Challenges of Climate Change," on September 21, 2012. The purpose
of the conference was to bring together ministers of environment and
government officials from the Czech Republic, Kosovo (as defined under UNSCR 1244), the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro and
Turkey, as well as from Albanian institutions, to exchange experience
and knowledge. The meeting served as a discussion platform for making
preliminary preparations to establish regional cooperation in finding
possible solutions to climate-related problems.
The Statement of the Ministerial Conference outlined a series of
recommendations and commitments for further regional cooperation on
mitigation and adaptation measures to climate change in Western Balkans.
For more information, please, visit the website of the Regional Environmental Centre for Central and Eastern Europe