WHOWEARE
OUR SOCIETY as the leading
European wilderness
protection organisation
DELIVERS concrete results
@EUWilderness#MO...
OUR MANTRA IS
SIMPLE
@EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE
Our Society restores the Wild
Heart of Europe and
Europeans through IDENTIFYING,
DESIGNATING AND MANAGING
existing wildern...
WILDERNESS
(noun)
An unsettled,
uncultivated
region left in its
natural
condition
@EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE
OU...
0= the number of species we, human, invented
vs
3 = the number of species which go extinct
every hour due to human effects...
Wilderness provides
SOCIAL & ECONOMIC
BENEFITS through
responding on urban
social problems and
creating jobs
@EUWilderness...
Only 1% of
Europe’s
land
remained in
its TRULY WILD
state
@EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE
WILDERNESS IN EUROPE
Our Society sets up the
EUROPEAN WILDERNESS
PRESERVATION SYSTEM
stretching throughout the
continent
@EUWilderness #MOREWIL...
99%
of Europe’s
land was
MODIFIED
from its
natural
(wilderness)
stage
@EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE
OUR CHALLENGES
With the
current
tendencies
5%
of Europe’s
land will be
covered with
ARTIFICIAL
SURFACES
by 2021
@EUWilderness#MOREWILDERN...
Limited
WINDOW OF
political, social
and economic
OPPORTUNITY
so we advocate
for the
EUROPEAN
WILDERNESS
CONVENTION
@EUWild...
WE WANT 5%
of Europe’s
land
protected
according to
WILDERNESS
principles
@EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE
OUR DREAM
10 PROJECTS
bringing
1 MILLION
HECTARES
of new
wilderness &
engaging
1 MILLION PEOPLE
across Europe
@EUWilderness #MOREWIL...
OUR
experiences
and
TRACK RECORDS
of working
with donors
and
businesses
GUARANTEE
SECURITY of
your donation@EUWilderness #...
WWW.WILDERNESS-SOCIETY.ORG
@EUWilderness#MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE
JOIN US TO SECURE
WILDERNESS FOR
FUTURE GENERATIONS
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Introduction to the work and MANTRA of the European Wilderness Society

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The European Wilderness Society is a citizens' inititative based on the outcomes of the 10th World Wilderness Congress. The organisation has a simple mantra: MORE WILDERNESS IN EUROPE.
We translated our mantra into a simple goal to protect 5% of Europe based on wilderness principles. More in the presentation

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Introduction to the work and MANTRA of the European Wilderness Society

  1. 1. WHOWEARE OUR SOCIETY as the leading European wilderness protection organisation DELIVERS concrete results @EUWilderness#MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE
  2. 2. OUR MANTRA IS SIMPLE @EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE
  3. 3. Our Society restores the Wild Heart of Europe and Europeans through IDENTIFYING, DESIGNATING AND MANAGING existing wilderness areas, EXPANDING their size AND PROMOTING their values for mankind! @EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE CALL 4 WILDERNESS
  4. 4. WILDERNESS (noun) An unsettled, uncultivated region left in its natural condition @EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE OUR PASSION IS
  5. 5. 0= the number of species we, human, invented vs 3 = the number of species which go extinct every hour due to human effects @EUWilderness#MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE WILDERNESS IS ESSENTIAL TO WILDLIFE
  6. 6. Wilderness provides SOCIAL & ECONOMIC BENEFITS through responding on urban social problems and creating jobs @EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE WILDERNESS IS ESSENTIAL TO PEOPLE
  7. 7. Only 1% of Europe’s land remained in its TRULY WILD state @EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE WILDERNESS IN EUROPE
  8. 8. Our Society sets up the EUROPEAN WILDERNESS PRESERVATION SYSTEM stretching throughout the continent @EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE
  9. 9. 99% of Europe’s land was MODIFIED from its natural (wilderness) stage @EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE OUR CHALLENGES
  10. 10. With the current tendencies 5% of Europe’s land will be covered with ARTIFICIAL SURFACES by 2021 @EUWilderness#MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE OUR CHALLENGES
  11. 11. Limited WINDOW OF political, social and economic OPPORTUNITY so we advocate for the EUROPEAN WILDERNESS CONVENTION @EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE OUR OPPORTUNITIES
  12. 12. WE WANT 5% of Europe’s land protected according to WILDERNESS principles @EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE OUR DREAM
  13. 13. 10 PROJECTS bringing 1 MILLION HECTARES of new wilderness & engaging 1 MILLION PEOPLE across Europe @EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE OUR ACTIONS
  14. 14. OUR experiences and TRACK RECORDS of working with donors and businesses GUARANTEE SECURITY of your donation@EUWilderness #MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE OUR EXPERIENCES
  15. 15. WWW.WILDERNESS-SOCIETY.ORG @EUWilderness#MOREWILDERNESSINEUROPE JOIN US TO SECURE WILDERNESS FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS

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