The Vjosa River in Albania is one of Europe’s last living wild rivers. The Vjosa is a European treasure. Its greatest value lies in its uncompromised intactness. The dams would destroy this unique ecosystem and its high potential for sustainable nature tourism in the future.
Ya'axché Conservation Trust is a Belizean organisation which aims to maintain a healthy environment with empowered communities by fostering sustainable livelihoods, protected area management, biodiversity conservation and environmental education within the Maya Golden Landscape.
“Revitalizing people-centered community economic development through watershed sustainability projects, civic leadership opportunities, and comprehensive ecosystem conservation and workforce training initiatives.” The council is a group of diverse people who are committed to public collaboration for natural resource conservation efforts.