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IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, helps the world find pragmatic solutions to our most pressing environment and development challenges. IUCN works on biodiversity, climate change, energy, human livelihoods and greening the world economy by supporting scientific research, managing field projects all over the world, and bringing governments, NGOs, the UN and companies together to develop policy, laws and best practice.
IUCN is the world's oldest and largest global environmental organization, with more than 1,000 government and NGO members and almost 11,000 volunteer experts in some 160 countries. IUCN's work is supported by over 1,000 staff in 60 offices and hundreds of partners in public, NGO and private sectors around the world.

Veronika Ferdinandova
IUCN Programme Office for South-Eastern Europe

WWF, the global conservation organization, is one of the world's largest and most respected independent environmental conservation organizations. WWF has a global network active in over 100 countries with some 5 million supporters.
WWF's mission is to stop the degradation of the earth's natural environment and to build a future in which humans live in harmony with nature, by conserving the world's biological diversity, ensuring that the use of renewable natural resources is sustainable, and promoting the reduction of pollution and wasteful consumption. WWF is known only by its initials.

Emira Mešanović
WWF Mediterranean Programme

SNV is an International development organisation with almost half a century of world-wide experience. Working in over 30 countries across four continents, SNV combines the inspiration of the development worker with professional management and advisory services, strengthening the capacity of local organisations in order to create real and lasting impact in economic development.
SNV's vision is a society where all people enjoy the freedom to pursue their own sustainable development. SNV offers high quality professional services and knowledge to groups and individuals in order to build strong, stable and successful organisations that create the conditions in which people and communities are able to flourish.
In the Western Balkans, SNV has been active for over 15 years, working in Albania , Bosnia and Herzegovina , Macedonia , Montenegro and, most recently, Kosovo. Through a network of nine local offices, over 80 SNV staff—mostly country nationals— support a wide range of private and public sector organisations at national, regional and local level. We assist localisation of EU pre-accession processes in agriculture, forestry, tourism, water, and governance, including anti-corruption. As a rule we include local associate partners in our service delivery.
SNV Netherlands Development Organisation is headquartered in The Hague, the Netherlands and registered as an independent foundation.

Jetona Myteveli
SNV Netherlands Development Organisation