Regional School on Biodiversity in Ohrid

Deadline: 30 July 2016
Open to: Master students in journalism, environmental biology, ecology, conservation biology and environmental sciences
Venue: 18-25 September 2016, Lake Ohrid, Macedonia


The GIZ project Conservation and Sustainable Use of Biodiversity at Lakes Prespa,Ohrid, and Shkodra/Skadar (CSBL) invites Masters students to participate in its 2nd Regional Summer School on Biodiversity focused on bringing environmental topics into the media and presenting them in a founded and accessible manner. The training aims to bring together journalists and conservationists interested in the environment and improve the understanding of biodiversity issues and professional reporting skills.  The workshop will be discussing different subjects and will be led under the supervision from international and regional senior lecturers with expertise in the respective fields.


  • Currently enrolled Master students in journalism, biology, ecology, nature conservation and environmental sciences;
  • Students from Macedonia, Montenegro and Albania.


The organizers will cover travel expenses, accommodation and full board for the selected participants.

How to apply?

In order to apply please send your CV and a letter of intent (maximum one page) at:
The deadline for application is 30 July 2016. Further info can be found at the official call.

For more information please visit the official website.

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