The European Green Belt, our shared natural heritage along the line of the former Iron Curtain, is to be conserved and restored as an ecological network connecting high-value natural and cultural landscapes while respecting the economic, social and cultural needs of local communities.



Current Board Members

The board of the European Green Belt Assocaiation e.V. consists of 10 organizations:

  • EuroNatur, chair
  • BUND, Friends of the Earth (FoE) Germany, deputy chair
  • Ministry of Environment Finland
  • Ministry of Environment Albania
  • Federal Agency for Nature Conservation Germany (BfN)
  • Green Federation "GAJA" (Poland)
  • Czech Environmental Partnership Foundation
  • Bulgarian Biodiversity Foundation (BBF)
  • BUND Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (state branch of FoE Germany)
  • IUCN, advisor

Contact: association(at)