Expected results

  • Human caused bear mortality maintained at <4% of the estimated minimum bear population of the project area. Number of the yearly reproductive females no less than 10-12% of the minimum estimated bear population in the targeted area.

  • At least 10 human-bear interference cases successfully handled and managed yearly

  • Bear tolerance levels on behalf of the local communities improved

  • Information and awareness level of specific target groups improved.

  • Promotion of the added values from the presence of the brown bear in the area targeted by the project, in local agricultural products labelling, achieved.

  • Promotion of the values of volunteerism in favour of nature conservation goals achieved.