Start of the project Transfer of Czech knowledge: Mapping and Assessment Ecosystems and their Services of Grassland and Forest in Montenegro

On November 5th, 2014, the implementation of the project "Transfer of Czech knowledge: Mapping and Assessment Ecosystems and their Services of Grassland and Forest in Montenegro” started in Podgorica. The project is funded through UNDP Czech Trust Fund. Project partners of GEOtest, a.s are Mendel University in Brno and Lesprojekt východní Čechy s.r.o.

On November 7th and 8th the Regional Ministerial Conference on Sustainable Development in Budva, organized by the UNDP in Montenegro, was held. In the framework of the above mentioned project, there was a contribution of the project partners in the Management of Natural Resources section. Innovation fair, focused on green infrastructure, was also a part of the conference. GEOtest presented especially environmentally friendly measures as a tool for floods and droughts risk reduction. In addition GEOtest presented it’s experience in a number of foreign projects and activities, carried out across a wide range of specialisations in the environmental engineering and development fields. The presentation was attended also by a special guest, the Minister of Sustainable Development and Tourism in Montenegro, Mr. Branimir Gvozdenovic.