• en
    • cs

LaPlaNt news

22 Jul

The Celebratory Closing Event of the Project LaPlaNt “Agriculture management and landscape ecosystem services – LESSONS LEARNT” will take place on 29. August 2016 from 13:00 in the room no. 205 of the Academy of Science of the Czech Republic. The aims of the event: Assessment of the implementation of the LaPlant project Introduction of the project results Presentation of the lessons learnt and recommendations to the representatives of participating organisations Discussion of possible follow-up activities and projects Representatives of following organisations have been invited: Ministry of Finance of CR; Ministry of Environment of CR; Ministry of Agriculture of CR; Ministry of Youth, Sport and Education of CR; Representatives of project LaPlaNt target groups (farmers, teachers); Norwegian, Liechtenstein and Iceland Embassy in Czech Republic; Research council of Norway; River basin administrators; The State Agricultural Intervention Fund; CENIA, Czech Environmental Information Agency; Representatives of relevant NGOs (EDUin, o.p.s., SSEV Pavučina, z.s., TEREZA, educational centre, z. ú., Vysočina Education) Detailed information about the event can be found at the invitation letter. Please use the registration form in case you’d like to participate at the event. We are looking forward to meet you, LaPlant project team.

Read more

04 May

The final workshop for the target groups (farmers, teachers and civil servants) of the project LaPlaNt will be held on 26. May 2016 in the room Kaplan of the conference centre Jihlavské terasy in Havlíčkova street 30, Jihlava. The aim of the workshop is to present the outcomes of the project and discuss the needs and possibilities of know-how exchange between the sphere of agriculture, public administration and education and research in order to optimise the sustainable landscape management. The invitation document is available for download. Should you be interested to participate at the workshop you can fill in the registration form.

Read more

15 Feb

On 24. and 25. 2. 2016 an organisational meeting of the key experts of the project LaPlaNt was be held in Prague. The workshop will be attend by the representatives of all involved organisations, i.e. METCENAS, o.p.s., VUMOP, v.v.i. and NIBIO. The aim of the workshop was to resume the ongoing activities of the project and update the work plan for the upcoming months, especially plan the workshop for target groups on May 2016. The workshop agenda

Read more

07 Nov

On 4-th and 5-th of November 2015 was organised at NIBIO, Ås, Norway the workshop of the project LaPlaNt. There were representatives of METCENAS, VUMOP, NIBIO and the subcontractors RMTVZ and CVGZ discussing the project development and tasks of the procurement. The subject matter of the contract is to perform an estimate of the delivery of selected ecosystem production functions and the supply of selected production and regulation ecosystem services. This estimate will be performed based on the measured parameters and interpreted data relating to the valuation of agricultural land use. The performance of the contract shall result in a quantification of ecosystem functions and ecosystem services. On the workshop, as well the project road map for the future cooperation was discussed, namely the works under the WP3 and WP4.

Read more

03 Sep

On 3.9.2015 a small-scale public procurement „Modelling of changes in ecosystem services“ has been announced by the organisation METCENAS, o.p.s. The tender documents are available for download at section “Tenders”

Read more

19 Aug

On 19. 8. 2015 the management team of the project LaplaNt discussed the ongoing activities and approved the terms of reference for public procurement “Modelling of changes of ecosystem services”.

Read more

16 May

Three project workshops were held between 22nd and 24th April 2015 in the premises of the Vysocina region at Jihlava and in the conference center of Business Hotel at Jihlava. The first one was organized for representatives of agricultural cooperatives and farmers, the other for representatives of state administration / decision makers and the third for teachers of primary and secondary schools. The aim of the workshops was to acquaint the participants with the concept of ecosystem services, clarify the linkages of ecosystem services of landscape for farming, introduce the experience and the possibility of improving the ecosystem services of agricultural landscape in the Czech Republic and Norway and to obtain through the questionnaire survey the feedback from all target groups, including students of primary and secondary schools.

Read more

18 Feb

The LaPlaNt kick-off meeting has been held on 18th February, 2015, in Prague, Czech Republic (at the CSVTS Conference room No. 414, Novotného lávka 5, Prague). Workshop participants: Zuzana Boukalová (METCENAS, o.ps.) Filip Čejka (METCENAS, o.ps.) Pavel Míšek (METCENAS, o.ps.) Josef Šimek (METCENAS, o.ps.) Petr Fučík (VUMOP) (Výzkumný ústav meliorací a ochrany půdy, v.v.i.) Renata Duffková (VUMOP) (Výzkumný ústav meliorací a ochrany půdy, v.v.i.) Antonín Zajíček (VUMOP) (Výzkumný ústav meliorací a ochrany půdy, v.v.i.) Per Stålnacke (BIOFORSK) Nagothu Udaya Sekhar (BIOFORSK) Invalid Displayed Gallery

Read more